May 24, 2017

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    Ibsa KQ Jaarmolii Bilisummaa Oromo Afurii (ADO, ABO, ABO-“T”, KWO)

    28 Gurraandhala/February 2017 Weerrarri Shanyii Duguuggii fi Saamicha Lafaa Oromo irratti Baname Ibsa KQ Jaarmolii Bilisummaa Oromo Afurii (ADO, ABO, ABO-“T”, KWO) Mootummaan Itoophiyaa Adda Bilsummaa Ummata Tigraayin (ABUT) durfamu, kan sochii bulisummaa fi abbaa biyyumaa ummanni Oromo November 2015 hammaa October 2016 kara nagayaa fi naamusa guddaan geggeesseen hundeen roora’e, Muddee bara 2016 irraa jalqabee ummata Oromo irratti weerara shanyii duguuggii fi saamicha lafa gegeessaa jira. Weerarri sanyii duguuggii fi saamicha lafaa kun ummataa fi lafa ball’oo Oromiyaa irratti banamee deemaa jira. Weerarri kun Baha Oromiyaa irraa Qumbi, Cinaaqsan, Miidhagaa Lolaa, Gursum, Mayyuu Mulluqqee, Baabilee, Carcar/Gumbii Bordodde, Baale Daawwee…

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    Statement by the Coordinating Committee of Four Oromo Organizations

    28 February 2017 Statement by the Coordinating Committee of Four Oromo Organizations We the undersigned four Oromo liberation organizations, strongly condemn the land-grab and ethnic-cleansing policy in Oromia region of Ethiopia in general and Hararghe, Bale and in Borana-Guji zones in particular. This is the result of the narrow ethnically-based Ethiopian government which, since 1991, is controlled and dominated by the Tigrayan People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) representing about six percent of the population of Ethiopia. The TPLF leadership hates Oromo numerical asset as they are the single largest national group in Ethiopia. For that purpose the TPLF adopted a secret…

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    የዶ/ር መረራ ጉዲናን በግፍ መታሠር አስመልክቶ ከኢትዮጵያ አገራዊ ንቅናቄ የተሰጠ መግለጫ

    በአገራችን የመንግሥትን ሥልጣን በሕዝቦች ፍላጎትና ምርጫ ሣይሆን በጠመንጃ አፈሙዝ የተቆጣጠረዉ የህወሐት አገዛዝ ለዓመታት ለዘለቀዉ የኢትዮጵያ ሕዝቦች የዲሞክራሲ፣ የእኩልነትና የነፃነት ጥያቄዎች ተገቢዉን መልስ ከመስጠት ይልቅ ጥያቄዎቹን በማንሣት የሚታወቁትንና ሕዝብ የሚቀበላቸዉንና የሚከተላቸዉን የፖለቲካ ድርጅቶች መሪዎች፣ የሕዝብን ድምፅ በሰላማዊ መንገድ በማንፀባረቅ የሚታወቁ ጋዜጠኞችን፣ ወጣት ተማሪዎችን፣ በአጠቃላይ ፍፁም ሰላማዊ በሆነ መንገድ የመብት ጥያቄ የሚያነሱ ንፁሃን ዜጎችን በጅምላ ማሠር፣ ከአገር እንዲሰደዱ ማድረግና በወገንተኛ ወታደሮቹ አማካይነት መፍጀት የዘወትር ተግባሩ ማድረጉ ከኢትዮጵያ ሕዝቦች የተሰወረ አይደለም፡፡ ራሱን የኢትዮጵያ መንግሥት ብሎ የሚጠራዉ ይህ ሕወሐት-መራሽ የዘራፊዎች ቡድን ሰሞኑን ደግሞ ላለፉት ሃያ-አምስት ዓመታት በታየዉ የሥርዓቱ የግፍና የስቃይ እርምጃዎች ባለመደናገጥና ተስፋም ባለመቁረጥ የአገዛዙ መሪዎች ከዛሬ ነገ ወደልቡናቸዉ ተመልሰዉ እንደሰዉ በማሰብ ሕዝቦቻችን ለሚጠይቋቸዉ…

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    Hidhamuu Dr. Mararaa Guddinaa Ilaalchisee Sochii Biyyaa Itiyoophiyaa Irraa Ibsa Kenname

    Aangoo mootummaa biyya keenyaa fedha ummataatiin ala humna qawweetiin kan dhuunfate Wayyaaneen, gaafii bilisummaa, wal-qixxuumaa fi diimookraasii sabnni bal’aan yeroo dheeraaf dhiheeffachaa tureef deebii keennuu lagatee warra gaaffilee kana dhiheessuun beekaman hayyoota, hooggantoota siyaasaa fi jarmiyaalee adda addaa, gaazeexessitoota, barattoota fi lammiiwwan mirga saba isaanii karaa nagaa mormmachuuf ol ka’an hunda hidhuun, biyyaa baasuun, akkasumas waraana isaa uummattoota Itiyoophiyaatiif otoo hinta’iin sirnichuma tiksuudhaaf ijaarame itti bobbaasuun ajjeesuu fi lafarraa duguuguu hojii guddaa taasifachuun isaa ifa bahee jira. “Mootummaa Itiiyoophiyaa” jedhee kan if saadu murni saamtuu Wayyaaneen durfame kun torbban darbe kana keessa gocha hamaa tokkoon as bahee jira. Gocha suukanneessaa…

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    Ethiopia Silences Last Legal Independent Oromo Opposition Voice

    For Immediate Release December 1, 2016 Ethiopia Silences Last Legal Independent Oromo Opposition Voice Statement of the Oromo Democratic Front (ODF) The Oromo Democratic Front (ODF) condemns in the strongest terms the detention of prominent Oromo and Ethiopian opposition leader Dr. Merera Gudina, Chairman of the Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC) and Vice-Chairman of the Coalition Ethiopian Federal Democratic Unity Forum, known by its Amharic acronym as MEDREK. The Ethiopian authorities detained Dr. Gudina, a vocal critic of the ruling party, upon his return from addressing the European Parliament in Brussels. The arrest is allegedly for transgressing the country’s two-month old…

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Ethiopia Silences Last Legal Independent Oromo Opposition Voice

For Immediate Release December 1, 2016 Ethiopia Silences Last Legal Independent Oromo Opposition Voice Statement of the Oromo Democratic Front (ODF) The Oromo Democratic Front (ODF) condemns in the strongest terms the detention of prominent Oromo and Ethiopian opposition leader Dr. Merera Gudina, Chairman of the Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC) and Vice-Chairman of the Coalition Ethiopian Federal Democratic Unity Forum, known by its Amharic acronym as MEDREK. The Ethiopian authorities detained Dr. Gudina, a vocal critic of the ruling party, upon his return from addressing the European Parliament in Brussels. The arrest is allegedly for transgressing the country’s two-month old…

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Declaration of the Founding of the Ethiopian National Movement (ENM)

Declaration of the Founding of the Ethiopian National Movement (ENM) It cannot be lost on anyone at this juncture that the struggle of the peoples of Ethiopia for freedom, democracy and justice has entered a critically decisive stage. The fact that the popular struggle, born of the injustice and repression visited upon the population for a quarter of a century by the TPLF-led regime, is sustained for over a year in the face of mass killings and massive detentions unambiguously tells us that it has opened a new chapter. Due to the population’s refusal to be ruled as before and…

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የኢትዮጵያ አገራዊ ንቅናቄ ምሥረታ መግለጫ

የኢትዮጵያ አገራዊ ንቅናቄ ምሥረታ መግለጫ የኢትዮጵያ ሕዝቦች ለነፃነት፣ ለዲሞክራሲና ለፍትህ የሚያደርጉት ትግል እጅግ ወሳኝ ወደሆነ ደረጃ እየተሸጋገረ መሆኑን ሁላችንም የምንገነዘበዉ ነዉ፡፡ በሕወሐት ግፈኛ አገዛዝ ሥር ላለፉት ሃያ-አምስት ዓመታት በሕዝቦቻችን ላይ የወረደዉ ግፍና መከራ ከልክ በማለፉ የተቀጣጠለዉና ላለፈዉ አንድ ዓመት ካለማቋረጥ የቀጠለዉ የእምቢተኝነትና የአልገዛም ባይነት ሕዝባዊ የተቃዉሞ ትግል ለዓመታት ሲካሄድ የቆየዉ የኢትዮጵያ ሕዝቦች ትግል አዲስ ምዕራፍ ላይ መድረስ መገለጫ ነዉ፡፡ በዚህ ዛሬም ድረስ እየተካሄደ ባለዉ ሕዝባዊ እምቢተኝነት ምክንያት በአሁኑ ወቅት ኢትዮጵያ ዳግም በመስቀለኛ መንገዶች ላይ ትገኛለች፡፡ በአንድ በኩል መሠረታዊ የሆነ የሥርዓት ለዉጥ የሚፈልጉ ሕዝቦች እስከ አፍንጫዉ ከታጠቀ ጨካኝ የገዢ ቡድን ጋር የሞት ሽረት ትግል የሚያደርጉበት፤ በሌላ በኩል ሕወሐት መራሹ ቡድን በመሣሪያ…

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Waltahiinsa Ijaaramuu Sochii Biyyaa Itiyoophiyaa

Waltahiinsa Ijaaramuu Sochii Biyyaa Itiyoophiyaa Uummattootni Itiyoophiyaa bilisummaa, diimokirasii fi haqaaf qabsoon taasisan sadarkaa guddaa irra gahuu isaa hundi keenya ni hubanna. Waggoota digdamii-shanan darbaniif sirna bittaa TPLF jalatti rakkoon ummata keenya irra gahe daangaa waan darbeef sirna kana jalatti garbummaadhaan buluun nu gahe jedhanii gara-kutannoodhaan falmii jalqabuun isaanii qabsoon daandii adda addaatiin waggoota dheeraadhaaf adeemisifamaa ture sadarkaa ol’aanaa irra gahuu isaa kan ifatti mul’isee dha. Sababa qabsoo mirgaa hardhallee gaggeeffamaa jiru irraan kan ka’e, biyyi Itiyoophiyaa garamitti akka deemtu haala nama wallaalchisu irra gahee jira. Karaa tokko ummattootnni sirni bittaa kun akka jijjiiramu gaafatan loltoota mootummaa meeshaa waraanaa hammayyaa…