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Ogaden National Liberation Army disrupts Ethiopian troops harassing villagers

Ogaden National Liberation Army disrupts Ethiopian troops harassing villagers

ONLF Military Communique January 18 2012 The Ethiopia Army started conducting its seasonal harassment and subjugation campaign against the civilian people in Ogaden.  Troops from  […]

 
 

OYSU California – Exposing the Hidden Genocide in the Ogaden

OYSU California – Exposing the Hidden Genocide in the Ogaden

A public event held by OYSU California to educate and shed light about the on-going atrocities and heinous crimes committed against the Somalis in the […]

 
 

Ethiopia: Forced Relocations Bring Hunger, Hardship – Donor Funds Should Not Facilitate Abuse of Indigenous Groups

Ethiopia: Forced Relocations Bring Hunger, Hardship – Donor Funds Should Not Facilitate Abuse of Indigenous Groups

The Villagization Program The Ethiopian government is planning to resettle 1.5 million people by 2013 in four regions: Gambella, Afar, Somali, and Benishangul-Gumuz. Relocations started […]

 
 

Who is more corrupt, the TPLF/EPRDF Federal Examiners, the President of the region or both?

Who is more corrupt, the TPLF/EPRDF Federal Examiners, the President of the region or both?

Press Release, Solidarity Movement for a New Ethiopia In a yet unfolding drama involving the TPLF/EPRDF evaluation hearing surrounding allegations of Gambella Regional President, Mr. […]

 
 

Weekend demonstrations lash out against Bildt

Weekend demonstrations lash out against Bildt

Radio Sweden – Protestors demonstrated against foreign minister, Carl Bildt, in several Swedish cities Saturday, to express their disapproval with how Bildt and the government […]

 
 

Eritrea Accuses Ethiopia of Blocking Satellite Transmissions

Eritrea Accuses Ethiopia of Blocking Satellite Transmissions

Indepth Africa – Eritrea’s government accused neighboring Ethiopia of jamming its satellite broadcasts and threatened to take legal action, the Information Ministry said. Ethiopia has […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 
 
 
 

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