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Germany Pledged to Support Demobilization of Ethiopian Rebel Fighters

Germany pledged to assist demobilization of Ethiopian opposition fighters
The German government expressed its willingness to finance the demobilization and reintegration of about 35,000 Ethiopian opposition rebel fighters who recently returned from Eritrea.

BY ENGIU WOLDIE | ESAT NEWS

Germany is to finance the demobilization and return to civilian lives of the about 35,000 soldiers of opposition political groups that have recently returned to Ethiopia from their base in Eritrea. Continue reading Germany Pledged to Support Demobilization of Ethiopian Rebel Fighters

Ethiopia: Self Organized Rebel Group says Armed Struggle Only Option

Amara rebel group say they have been forced to picking up arms because of TPLF’s policy of destroying Amhara and the Christian Orthodox Tewahdo Church.

By ESAT News,

A leader of a self organized armed group says Ethiopians have no option other than waging armed struggle to free themselves from the TPLF’s brutal misrule.

Gobe Melke, in an exclusive interview with ESAT, said his forces have engaged regime forces last week and inflicted major damage in Northern Ethiopia in a gun battle that lasted for five hours.

Melke said his group works in tandem with Patriotic Ginbot 7, an armed group operating from its base in Eritrea. PG7’s military companies operating inside Ethiopia have also been fighting regime forces in recent months. Continue reading Ethiopia: Self Organized Rebel Group says Armed Struggle Only Option