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Paranoid Ethiopia Accuses Eritrea of Starting the Oromo Protests

getachew reda accuse eritrea for Oromo Protests
Getachew Reda, the crocodilian motormouth TPLF communications Minister and spokesperson, unashamedly blames Eritrea for inciting the Oromo anti-government protests in Oromia region of Ethiopia.

By TesfaNews,

Ethiopia accused arch-rival Eritrea on Thursday of being behind anti-government protests in the Oromia region last year which led to a violent clampdown by the government in Addis Ababa.

The Ethiopian government, however, has a reputation to routinely accuse Eritrea anytime it wanted to divert international attention from its domestic problems or as an attempt to cover up its own record of crimes up on the Ethiopian people. Continue reading Paranoid Ethiopia Accuses Eritrea of Starting the Oromo Protests

Oromo Student Protests Death Toll Reaches 10

Police in Ethiopia have so far killed 10 peaceful student activists during #OromoProtests. Reign of terror engulfed Oromia as the regime deploys the army across the country.

By William Davison | for Bloomberg,

Ethiopian police killed 10 Oromo students who were demonstrating peacefully over plans to integrate the capital, Addis Ababa, with surrounding towns in Oromia region in the past three weeks, an opposition leader said.

High-school and university students from across Ethiopia’s most-populous region are protesting to demand the government shelve a master plan for the city, said Bekele Nega, general secretary of the Oromo Federalist Congress. Continue reading Oromo Student Protests Death Toll Reaches 10