September 29, 2016

Public Statement by the Coordinating Committee of Oromo Liberation and Independent Organizations

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Public Statement by the Coordinating Committee of Oromo Liberation and Independent Organizations The Coordinating Committee of the four Oromo liberation organizations announce the successful conclusion of its meeting from 15-17 September 2016 held in Farmington, Minnesota. In its deliberations, the Committee noted with satisfaction successes in executing joint projects and identifying and adopting innovative ways to further quicken the pace in carrying out the objectives set out in the agreement concluded earlier in May 2016. The Committee also resolved to build on the positive experiences this far and to draw lessons from issues encountered in the pursuit of common national…

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ከኦሮሞ ዲሞክራሲያዊ ግንባርና ከአርበኞች ግንቦት 7 ለአንድነትና ዲሞክራሲ ንቅናቄ የወቅቱን የኢትዮጵያ ሁኔታ በማስመልከት የተሰጠ መግለጫና ለሁሉም ነፃነት ፈላጊ ወገኖች የቀረበ ጥሪ

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ኦሮሞ ዲሞክራሲያዊ ግንባርና ከአርበኞች ግንቦት 7 ለአንድነትና ዲሞክራሲ ንቅናቄ የወቅቱን የኢትዮጵያ ሁኔታ በማስመልከት የተሰጠ መግለጫና ለሁሉም ነፃነት ፈላጊ ወገኖች የቀረበ ጥሪ የኢትዮጵያ ሕዝቦች ለነፃነት፣ ለፍትህ፣ ለእኩልነትና ለትክክለኛ ዲሞክራሲ የሚያደርጉት የብዙ ሺህ ንፁሃን ዜጎችን የሕይወት መስዋዕትነት የጠየቀ የተቃዉሞ እንቅስቃሴ ተጠናክሮ ከመቀጠልም አልፎ ወደከፍተኛ ደረጃ ተሸጋግሯል፡፡ የዛሬዉ የሕዝባችን ትግል የአገዛዙን የከፋፍሎ መግዛት ግንብ ንዶ በተባበረ መንፈስና በአንድ ድምፅ የጋራ ጠላቱ የወያኔ አገዛዝና አልጠግብ ባይ ዘራፊ መሪዎቹ ብቻ መሆናቸዉን በማያሻማ ቋንቋ ከሚገልፅበት ከፍተኛ ደረጃ ላይ መድረሱን በተግባር አሣይቷል፡፡ ለዚህ ደግሞ አስረኛ ወሩን የያዘዉ የኦሮሞ ሕዝብ የነፃነት ትግልና በጎንደር የተቀጣጠለዉና ወደሌሎችም የአማራ ክልል አካባቢዎች በፍጥነት የተዛመተዉ የአማራ ሕዝብ የነፃነት ትግል ተሣታፊዎች ያነሷቸዉ መሠረታዊ ጥያቄዎች፣…

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ADO fi PG7 – Haala Amma Itoophiyaa Keessa Jiru Ilaalchisee Ibsa Dhihaate

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Adda Demookiraatawaa Oromoo fi Sochii Demookiraasii fi Tokkummaa Arbanyoochi Ginboot 7 Irraa Haala Amma Itoophiyaa Keessa Jiru Ilaalchisee Ibsa Kennamee fi Waamicha Qaamota Bilisummaa Barbaadan Hundaaf Dhihaate Qabsoon wareegama lubbuu namoota kumaatamaan lakkaawamni gaafate kan uummattoonni Itoophiyaa bilisummaa, haqa, wlaqixxummaa fi dimookiraasii dhugaa mirkaneessuuf gaggeessaa jiran haalaan jabaatee itti fufuu bira darbee sadarkaa ol’aanaatti cehee jira. Yeroo ammaa uummattoonni Itoophiyaa qabsoo walhubannoodhaan gaggeessaa jiraniin toftaa qoqqoodanii bituu Wayyaaneen waggoota digdamii-shanan dabraniif itti gargaaramaa turte cabsuu danda’aniiru. Haala walii galtee fi waliif tumsuu irratii hundaawuudhaan diinni keenya inni guddaan sirna bittaa Wayyaanee fi hooggantoota sirnichaa warra kaayyoo isaanii qabeenya biyyittii saamanii…

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Ibsa ADO mana hidhaa Qilinto ilaalchisee

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Hagayya 5, 2016 Erga manni hidhaa naannoo magaalaa Finfinneetti argamu kan matootiin hoogganaa bebbeekamoon akka Obbo Baqqalaa Garbaafaa keessatti argaman gubatee kunoo ar’a guyyaan sadi darbeera. Haa ta’u malee mootummaan Itiyoophiyaa haala hidhamtooti kun keessa jiran maatii fi firoota isaanii waa takkallee hin hubachiisin jira. Haa du’an haa jiraatan kana jedhee waan hime hin qabu. Haalli biyya sana keessa jiru yeroo kam irra gar-malee hammaachaa jira. Diddaa uummataa ukkaamsuuf namoota kumaa ol ta’an ajjeesuu fi kumaatamaan kan lakkaawaman hidhuun, qabsoo fi mormii cimsaa, haala nageenya biyyattii ammo dukkaneessaa jira. Egereen mootummaa biyyattiis qarqara badiinsaarra waan gahe fakkaata. Mootummichi ibsa baasuu…

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ODF Statement on the burning of Kilinto high security prision by Ethiopian regime

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September 5, 2016 It is now three days since the unexplained fire gutted the high security prison at the outskirts of the capital, Addis Ababa, where high profile political prisoners, including prominent Oromo dissident Bekele Gerba, were detained following months of protests through the vast Oromia region, now joined by the Amhara region, the Ethiopian government has not updated families and relatives the status of their loved ones. The situation was already volatile, following the killings by the security forces of over 1000 protesters and the detention of tens of thousands in concentration camps across the country and the uncertainty…

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Haala ammatti Ethiopia keessatti mul’achaa jiru ilaalchisee Ibsa Koree Gidduu ADO

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Haala ammatti Ethiopia keessatti mul’achaa jiru ilaalchisee Ibsa Koree Gidduu Adda Demokraatawaa Oromoo Teessumni Koreen gidduu Adda Demokraatawaa Oromoo/ADO Hagayya 1-2 bara 2016ti gaggeeffame. Teessuma Koree Gidduu ADO isa ammaa kana kan adda taasisu ummanni Oromoo guutummaa Oromiyaa keessatti baatii salgan darbaniif fincilaa fi mormii mootummaa abbaa Irree Ethiopia irratti gaggeessaa ture yeroo kamuu caalaa jabinaa fi gootummaan yeroo itti finiinsaa jiru keessatti gaggeeffamuu isaati. Koreen Gidduu Adda Demokraatawaa Oromoo; Ummanni Oromoo, dorsisa mootummaa fi tarkaanfii sukkaneessaa waraanni mootummichaa irratti raawwachaa jiru dura dhaabbachuun qabsoo karaa nagaan fincila gaggeessaa jiru sadarkaa ol anaarra geessisuu isaa fi ummanni Ethiopia biroonis fakkeenyummaa…

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የኢትዮጵያን ወቅታዊ ሁኔታ አስመልክቶከኦሮሞ ዲሞክራሲያዊ ግንባር ማዕከላዊ ኮሚቴ የተሰጠ መግለጫና የቀረበ ጥሪ_2016

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የኦሮሞ ዲሞክራሲያዊ ግንባር (ኦዲግ) ማዕከላዊ ኮሚቴ ስብሰባ ከሐምሌ 22 – 28 2008 ዓመተ ምህረት ድረስ ተካሂዷል፡፡ ይህን የአሁኑን የማዕከላዊ ኮሚቴ ስብሰባ ልዩ የሚያደርገዉ የኦሮሞ ሕዝብ በመላዉ ኦሮሚያ በሚያስደንቅ የአንድነት፣ የቆራጥነትና የጀግንነት ስሜት እያካሄደ ያለዉንና ለዘጠኝ ወራት የዘለቀዉን የነፃነት፣ የዲሞክራሲ፣ የእኩልነት፣ የሰብዓዊ መብት እና ራሱን በራሱ የማስተዳደር ጥያቄዎቹን እጅግ አጠናክሮ በቀጠለበት ታሪካዊ ወቅት የተካሄደ መሆኑ ነዉ፡፡ የኦዲግ ማዕከላዊ ኮሚቴ አባላት በመላዉ ኦሮሚያ የሚካሄደዉ ሰላማዊ የሕዝብ ተቃዉሞ በገዢዉ ቡድን የተደረጉበትንና የሚደረጉበትን አስከፊ ጫናዎችና የመሣሪያ አፈናዎች ሁሉ ተቋቁሞ ወደ ከፍተኛ ደረጃ እየተሸጋገረና በተለያዩ የአገሪቱ ክፍሎች የሚገኙ ሌሎች ኢትዮጵያዉያን ወገኖቹንም ለተመሣሣይ ትግል እያነሣሣ መሆኑን በአድናቆት እንመለከታለን፤ በሚቻለን መንገድ ሁሉም ለሰላማዊ ትግሉ ድጋፍ ለመስጠት ያለንን…

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ODF and Patriotic Ginbot 7 (PG7) – Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)

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Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Oromo Democratic Front (ODF) and Patriotic Ginbot 7 (PG7) August 11, 2016 After several candid discussions and careful considerations of the current political, social, economic and humanitarian situations in Ethiopia, and all the damages caused by successive regimes and the TPLF/EPRDF regime in particular on the welfare and national interests of the peoples of Ethiopia and the security and sovereignty of our country, the ODF and PG7 have made important observations and conclusions. The longer the current regime is allowed to stay in power, the harsher will be the pain, suffering and humiliation endured by the…

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Statement of the Central Committee of the Oromo Democratic Front (ODF) – August 2016

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Statement of the Central Committee of the Oromo Democratic Front (ODF) On organization The Central Committee of the Oromo Democratic Front (ODF) held an historical meeting from July 29 to August 4, 2016. The meeting was held at a time when people from all over Oromia were intensifying their uprising to demand democratic rights and genuine self-government in unison. The meeting recognized that the peaceful political struggle the Oromo people are waging inside the country is entering a new phase, gaining resilience and continuity. After listening to the organizational report presented by the Executive Committee, the Central Committee thoroughly discussed…

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ODF Statement on continued people’s struggle in Ethiopia

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July 18, 2016 Reiterating our unwavering support for non-violent resistance by the Oromo people and others in Ethiopia for human rights, freedom, and democracy we want to make one thing abundantly clear: No amount of violent suppression by the TPLF junta can longer hold the peoples of Ethiopia into submissions. Now the people of Gondar are joining their Oromo brothers and sisters, determined to end the TPLF junta’s marginalization, rises in their millions demanding legitimate rights, there can be no force that can derail it from its course towards certain victory.

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