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Ambassador Herman Cohen says TPLF’s minority rule unsustainable

Ambassador Herman Cohen says TPLF’s minority rule unsustainable

By Abebe Gellaw Washington DC (ESAT) — America’s top diplomat for Africa under George H.W. Bush has said that the hegemonic minority rule of the […]

 
 

OLF Statement on a Bogus Press Release in the Name of OLF

OLF Statement on a Bogus Press Release in the Name of OLF

“A naked butterfly dresses a stone” runs an Oromo proverb. We read with amusement a ‘press release’ from Minnesota USA by a group that claims […]

 
 

Foreign battles fought in Kenyan refugee camp

Foreign battles fought in Kenyan refugee camp

The Standard – Nairobi They are in the country seeking refuge after being hunted by their government day and night, but still they can’t get […]

 
 

MP: “Oil companies need to answer questions”

MP: “Oil companies need to answer questions”

Christian Democrat Parliamentarian Désirée Pethrus is calling on the Swedish government to put pressure on the EU to investigate human rights abuses in the Ogaden […]

 
 

Online campaigning for the release of two Swedish journalists jailed in Ethiopia.

Online campaigning for the release of two Swedish journalists jailed in Ethiopia.

A court in Addis Ababa sentenced the two Swedish journalists, Martin Shibbye and Johan Persson to 11 years in prison on Tuesday for “supporting terrorism” […]

 
 

Ethiopia: Johan Person and Martin Schibbye are innocent and should be released immediately

Ethiopia: Johan Person and Martin Schibbye are innocent and should be released immediately

Ogaden Human Rights Committee (OHRC) PRESS RELEASE On December 21st 2011, an Ethiopian court, in Addis Ababa, convicted Johan Person and Martin Schibbye, two Swedish […]

 
 

ONLF Appeals to All Journalists in the World to Stand up for Martin Schibbye and Johan Persson

ONLF Appeals to All Journalists in the World to Stand up for Martin Schibbye and Johan Persson

December 27, 2011   The unjust prison sentence of Swedish Journalists, Martin Schibbye and Johan Persson is an evidence of the nature of Addis Ababa […]

 
 

Second session of the 39th Congress of the NRPTT – Special Motion Regarding the Ogaden

Second session of the 39th Congress of the NRPTT – Special Motion Regarding the Ogaden

The Ethiopian government is committing crimes against humanity and war crimes in Ogaden. Both the United Nations and Human Rights Watch have documented these crimes. […]

 
 

TL- ‘Lundin may have led Bildt to the heart of darkness’

TL- ‘Lundin may have led Bildt to the heart of darkness’

After two Swedish journalists claiming they were investigating the presence of the Lundin Group in Ethiopia were found guilty of terror crimes on Wednesday, Swedish […]

 
 

Ethiopian Kangaroo Court that convicted the Two Swedish Journalists

Ethiopian Kangaroo Court that convicted the Two Swedish Journalists

ONLF Press Release December 22, 2011 The Ogaden National Liberation Front condemns with the strongest possible terms the unjust conviction of the two Swedish Journalists […]

 
 

Ethiopia: Swedish journalists must be released immediately and unconditionally

Ethiopia: Swedish journalists must be released immediately and unconditionally

Two Swedish journalists found guilty by an Ethiopian court were convicted on the basis of their legitimate journalistic work and must be released immediately and […]

 
 

NEWEUROPE Online – ‘Commission must stand up for human rights in Ethiopia’

NEWEUROPE Online – ‘Commission must stand up for human rights in Ethiopia’

If Ethiopian journalists could report freely they might be able to confirm what has been documented by organisations like Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International and […]

 
 

Address by Delegates of the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) to the 39th Congress of the Non-violent Radical Party Transnational Transparty convening in Rome, Italy December

Address by Delegates of the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) to the 39th Congress of the Non-violent Radical Party Transnational Transparty convening in Rome, Italy December

8-11, 2011. Distinguished Delegates and guests of the Radical Party Transnational Transparty and associated organisations, it is a great honour for ONLF delegation to participate […]

 
 

AFTONBALDET – Bildt is inappropriate and unqulalified

AFTONBALDET – Bildt is inappropriate and unqulalified

Many Swedish journals are writing nowadays about the ongoing conflicts in Ogaden and the cover up of the atrocities committed by the Ethiopian army in […]

 
 

Eritrea Rejects ‘Unjust’ Sanctions Imposed by United Nations

Eritrea Rejects ‘Unjust’ Sanctions Imposed by United Nations

Eritrea’s government rejected expanded sanctions adopted by the United Nations, saying the measures will heighten tensions in the Horn of Africa region and bring economic […]

 
 

Woyanne threatened to sodomize Debebe Eshetu’s family – By Elias Kifle

Woyanne threatened to sodomize Debebe Eshetu’s family – By Elias Kifle

Ethiopian Review – Meles Zenawi regime’s propaganda chief Bereket Simon released a 4-part documentary video this week that accuses journalists and opposition politicians of plotting […]

 
 

VOA – Eritrea Denies It Supports Militants, Demands Independent Inquiry

VOA – Eritrea Denies It Supports Militants, Demands Independent Inquiry

Eritrea President Isaias Afewerki (r) being Interviewed by VOA`s Peter Clottey (r) in New York.   Eritrea’s permanent representative to the United Nations has petitioned […]

 
 

Ethiopian Patriot Yenesew Gebre: Give me Liberty or Give me Death! By Alemayehu G. Mariam

Ethiopian Patriot Yenesew Gebre: Give me Liberty or Give me Death! By Alemayehu G. Mariam

Mohamed Bouazizi who set himself alight in a protest over unemployment and police humiliation, sparked a wave of unrest and clashes, after he died in […]

 
 

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights

by Seth Brau Given that less than 5% of the world knows of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights existence at this time, it seems […]

 
 

The Secret Relationship between Ethiopia and Alshabaab Exposed in Kismayo

The Secret Relationship between Ethiopia and Alshabaab Exposed in Kismayo

The late American professor of Science of government at Harvard University, Dr. Samuel Huntington, who was the author of the famous menu for war entitled […]