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PAFD’s Statement on current deal of the China-Ethiopia- Djibouti Gas Exploitation in Ogaden, Ethiopia

PAFD’s Statement on current deal of the China-Ethiopia- Djibouti Gas Exploitation in Ogaden, Ethiopia

PEOPLES ALLIANCE FOR FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY (PAFD)  OFFICE OF PRESIDIUM May 10, 2016 The Ethiopian government’s “development strategy,” is founded on its policy of leasing millions of hectares of land to foreign investors, regardless of the rights and consequences for the local communities that depend on those lands. implementation of this strategy as it is observed in Gambella, Oromia, Omo, […]

 
 

China- Ethiopia-Djibouti Gas Exploitation in Ogaden

China- Ethiopia-Djibouti Gas Exploitation in Ogaden

ONLF Statement China-Ethiopia- Djibouti Gas Exploitation in Ogaden March 5, 2016    On March 3, 2016, the Djiboutian President participated in ceremony held for the laying of the foundation stone for a new mega gas project, which comprises a natural gas pipeline, a liquefaction plant and an export terminal at Damerjog, Djibouti from the Ogaden as reported by Global Energy. […]

 
 

Press Release of PAFD on the Ethiopian Government Instigated Killings in Gambella

Press Release of PAFD on the Ethiopian Government Instigated Killings in Gambella

PAFD Strongly Condemns the Ethnic Cleansing in Gambella PAFD Press Release February 02, 2016 PAFD_PR_Gambella.pdf   On January 27, 2016, around 2:00 am local time, ‘special police’ from the regional administration of Gambela aided by local militia attacked Anuak civilians all over the region. Subsequently, the death of more than four dozen of Anuak civilians have been reported; and the […]

 
 

Ethiopian Army Forcefully Evacuates Pastoralists for Oil Exploration in Ogaden

Ethiopian Army  Forcefully Evacuates Pastoralists  for Oil Exploration in Ogaden

  ONLA Military Communiqué October 15, 2015  The Ethiopian Army has deployed a division in three adjacent regions around Jeexdin (Calub) and Elele (Hilala) oil and gas fields. The Army is forcefully evacuating  thousands of pastoralist families,  dislocating them from vast swaths of the rural areas from Godey to Qalafe and Wardheer regions. The Army has created exclusion zones near […]

 
 

TPLF Spreads Lies in Somalilandpress in order to Defame ONLF

TPLF Spreads Lies in Somalilandpress in order to Defame ONLF

ONLF-Editorial July 15, 2015 The Tigray Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF) agent Provocateurs inserted an article into Somaliland Press titled “UNPO elects Leader of Ogaden militia as VP”. TPLF is the ultra-nationalist sectarian party that rules and controls Ethiopia, through surrogate EPRDF coalition parties. A party that just won 100% of the votes and started assassinating opposition members just few days […]

 
 

UNPO XII General Assembly Adopts Ogaden Resolution

UNPO XII General Assembly Adopts Ogaden Resolution

July 14, 2015 Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) General Assembly July 4, 2015 Brussels, Belgium On 3 July 2015, representatives of the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) presented their resolution to UNPO’s XII General Assembly, condemning the punishment of the civilian population in Ogaden by the Ethiopian government, expressing the desire of initiating peace talks between the Ethiopian government […]

 
 

XI UNPO GA Adopts General Resolution and Elects New Presidency

XI UNPO GA Adopts General Resolution and Elects New Presidency

XII Session of the UNPO General Assembly General Resolution On the occasion of the XII Session of the UNPO General Assembly, the following general resolution was adopted on 4 July 20l5 in Brussels, Belgium: Preamble Expressing its solidarity with UNPO Members and other victims of oppression, violence and discrimination who are struggling to gain respect for their human rights and […]

 
 

Ethiopian Regime Destruction of Somalia communities along the Somali Border

Ethiopian Regime Destruction of Somalia communities along the Somali Border

ONLF Press Release May 31, 2015   The Special killing squads of the Ethiopian Regional Administration in Ogaden called the Liyu police, which is funded, trained and armed by the Ethiopian government has committed genocide in the villages near Shilaabo district of Ogaden along the Somali border, killing hundreds of civilians and burning several villages. Among the dead are more […]

 
 

Ogaden National Liberation Front, OROMO Liberation Front and Sidama Liberation Front Alliance for Peace, Democracy and the right of Choice

Ogaden National Liberation Front, OROMO Liberation Front and Sidama Liberation Front Alliance for Peace, Democracy and the right of Choice

Joint Statement regarding the Fake Election in Ethiopia May 25, 2015 The Ogaden National Liberation Front, The Oromo Liberation Front and the Sidama Liberation front categorically state that the so called elections held in Ethiopia on May 24, 2015, was not an expression of the democratic will of the all the peoples in Ethiopia. All Nations in Ethiopia were bullied […]

 
 

Exporting and Using Ogaden Gas Will Not Happen

Exporting and Using Ogaden Gas Will Not Happen

  Exporting and Using Ogaden Gas Will Not Happen Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF)  Press Release March 29, 2015 The Statement by the Ethiopian Prime Minister that “In two years, we plan to start exporting and using natural gas from those areas (Ogaden)” as reported by Reuters on March 27, 2015 from Addis Ababa has no basis in reality and […]