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Urgent Drought Appeal For Ogaden

Urgent Drought Appeal For Ogaden

7 July 2011 Due to the failure of the “Gu” seasonal rains, the Ogaden is currently undergoing a severe drought the likes of which have […]

 
 

Swedish journalists arrested in Ethiopia after leaving Somalia, Somali journalist threatened with extradition to Ethiopia

Swedish journalists arrested in Ethiopia after leaving Somalia, Somali journalist threatened with extradition to Ethiopia

Reporters Without Borders condemns the apparent complicity between the Ethiopian authorities and those in Somalia’s semi-autonomous northeastern region of Puntland in arresting journalists and gagging […]

 
 

O.N.L.F Statement On Arrest of Two Swedish Photojournalist

O.N.L.F Statement On Arrest of Two Swedish Photojournalist

5 July 2011 The Ethiopian regimes claims that 15 ONLF fighters were killed and others captured along with the two Swedish journalists targeted by the […]

 
 

Mass murder carried out by Ethiopian Military and its associated militias in Dusmo Village, Aware District

Mass murder carried out by Ethiopian Military and its associated militias in Dusmo Village, Aware District

MONDAY, 04 JULY 2011 20:26 OGADEN ONLINE Reports reaching Ogaden Online service desk from the Village of Dusmo, near Awaare, which is Degahbour province confirm […]

 
 

O.N.L.F Condemns Detention of Swedish Journalists by Ethiopia with the Assistance of the Puntland Authorities

O.N.L.F Condemns Detention of Swedish Journalists by Ethiopia with the Assistance of the Puntland Authorities

Press Release – 3 July 2011 ONLF have lost contact with two Swedish Photojournalists on their way to Ogaden from Puntland since July 1, 2011 […]

 
 

Shining a light on plight of invisible refugees

Shining a light on plight of invisible refugees

Michelle Griffin Nino Abdirizek (left), Fartun Abdi and Hassan Nur came to Australia as refugees from the little-known Ogaden region of Ethiopia. Photo: Jason South […]

 
 

Tagesthemen Germany: Funding for Ethiopia bind to human rights protection

Tagesthemen Germany: Funding for Ethiopia bind to human rights protection

Berlin (Human Rights Watch) 06/28/2011: The federal government should demand from Ethiopia for the protection of human rights as a condition for development assistance. Furthermore, […]

 
 

ONLF’S Daring Humanitarian Rescue Shines Light on Ongoing Ethiopian Atrocities

ONLF’S Daring Humanitarian Rescue Shines Light on Ongoing Ethiopian Atrocities

Ogaden Online Editorial – The whole world knows that Ogaden is a closed zone where the Ethiopian despots in Addis Ababa do not want the […]

 
 

No agreement to extradite Berhanu Nega: US

No agreement to extradite Berhanu Nega: US

June 28th, 2011 The United States Government will not extradite Berhanu Nega (PhD), founder of the Ginbot 7 Movement for Justice, Freedom and Democracy, despite […]

 
 

ONLF Communiqué Regarding Release of WFP workers

ONLF Communiqué Regarding Release of WFP workers

June 28 2011 The Ogaden National Liberation front has transferred the two WFP staff members to WFP representatives near the border of Somalia on June […]

 
 

Statement by President Obama on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

Statement by President Obama on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release June 24, 2011 As we mark the anniversary of the United Nations’ Convention Against Torture, I join […]

 
 

In Ethiopia, anti-terrorism law chills reporting on security –

In Ethiopia, anti-terrorism law chills reporting on security –

By Mohamed Keita and Tom Rhodes/CPJ Africa Program Staff How can an Ethiopian reporter cover the activities of Ethiopia’s leading opposition figure, Berhanu Nega, or […]

 
 

ONLF Condemns Assassination of Central Committee Member

ONLF Condemns Assassination of Central Committee Member

On the evening of 19 June 2011. ONLF Central Committee member Abdirahman Abdullaahi Muhumad (Sayid) was assassinated in Nairobi, Kenya by intelligence operatives of the […]

 
 

The -Silent Cry- in commemoration of the World Refugee Day

The -Silent Cry- in commemoration of the World Refugee Day

As global refugee day is marked on June 20, the plight of the civilian population in Ogaden remains one of the most under-reported crises in […]

 
 

PressTV – Is the West funding genocide in the Ethiopian Ogaden?-Africa Today-06-14-2011

PressTV – Is the West funding genocide in the Ethiopian Ogaden?-Africa Today-06-14-2011

The Ogaden region of Somalia has been a source of conflict since the area was seeded to Ethiopia by the British in 1954. Somalia has […]

 
 

Understanding Land Investment Deals in Africa – Ethiopia report

Understanding Land Investment Deals in Africa – Ethiopia report

Oakland, CA: California-based Oakland Institute has released a report on land investments in Ethiopia as a part of their larger project, “Understanding Land Investment Deals […]

 
 

FOX NEWS:Ogaden Protesters say US aid helping to fund genocide in Ethiopia

FOX NEWS:Ogaden Protesters say US aid helping to fund genocide in Ethiopia

The protest was part of a larger “I Care” campaign, aimed at stopping rape, torture, slavery, use of child soldiers, and killing of civilians in […]

 
 

Claims of African ‘land grab’ spark controversy – Brian Walker

Claims of African ‘land grab’ spark controversy – Brian Walker

CNN – A new report published this week claims farmers in Africa are being driven off their traditional lands to make way for vast new […]

 
 

IHASA’s two-day Conflict Resolution workshop in Minneapolis, Minnesota

IHASA’s two-day Conflict Resolution workshop in Minneapolis, Minnesota

On June 4th -5th, 2011, The Institute for Horn of Africa Studies and Affairs (IHASA) held two-day workshop aimed at finding lasting peace with justice […]

 
 

GenocideWatch.Org President & The Ogaden Region

GenocideWatch.Org President & The Ogaden Region

GenocideWatch.Org Founder & President Dr. Gregory H. Stanton speaks on the Ogaden region and the genocide being committed. This was broadcast on KFGO Radio Station […]