Intensified and Ruthless Repression in Ethiopia

02 February 2017:  Since the outbreak of the popular protest last November, the regime in Addis Abeba has let loose a campaign of terror against the people, killing thousands, declaring a state of emergency, rounding up more than 40,000 people (to add to the thousands others that it had incarcerated since 1991) and using its… Read More »

Opposition Leaders Murdered by the Regime

17 June 2015: ON June 15/2015, one of the founders of the legal opposition group, Semayawi Party, Samuel Awoke, was beaten to death near his home in the (Gojjam) town of Debre Markos. He was a candidate of an MP post in the last election. Samuel had been beaten and jailed before. His killers, suspected… Read More »

ILLEGAL AND UNJUST CONDEMNATION OF MUSLIM DETAINEES

03 August 2015:  The regime’s federal high court has sentenced members of Ethiopian Muslim Arbitration Committee members, one journalist and thirteen others to a lengthy jail term between seven and 22 years. The eighteen Muslims were falsely charged on counts that include attempted terrorism, conspiracy to establish an Islamic state, and public incitement. ” The… Read More »

ወያኔ በሕዝብ ላይ የሚፈጽመውን ግፍና ግድያ እናውግዝ

ታህሳስ 13 ቀን 2008: ጨቋኙ የወያኔ አገዛዝ በቅርቡ ተቀስቅሶ ያለውን የሕዝብ ተቃውሞ ለማፈን ሲጥር በርካታ ንጹህ ዜጎችን መግደሉ በይፋ ተነግሯል። ጸረ ሰላም ሀይሎች በሚል በተለመደው ሽፋኑ ተቃዋሚዎችን ከሶ ግድያቸውንም ማጠየቂያ ሊሰጥ መሞከሩንም ዜጎች ሁሉ የታዘቡት ነው። በርካታ ዜጎችንም ታግተው ስየል እየተቀበሉ ናቸው። ይህን ሁሉ ግፍና ግድያ ኢፖእአኮ አጥብቆ ያወግዛል። ከአምቦ እስከ ሀሮማያ፤ ከጅማ እስከ ጎንደር፤… Read More »

CONDEMN THE INTENSIFIED REPRESSION IN ETHIOPIA

29 December 2015:  Hundreds of peaceful protesters are behind bars and, as usual, torture is extensive. Political activists like Bekele Gerba and Yohannes Tesfaye, journalists like Getachew Shifferaw, students both male and female, and many, many more are jailed. More than 84 have been killed all over the country. The protest that started in Ambo… Read More »