Ogaden news

By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jan 13th, 2013
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Press Release: According to a recent report published by the Guardian the United Kingdom government intends to offer millions of pounds to aid and train a paramilitary force in the Ogaden known as the “Liyu Police”. The Ogaden has quite some time being off limits to the international community as the...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jan 13th, 2013
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(LONDON) – An exiled independent advocacy group, Resolve Ogaden Coalition (ROC), on Saturday urged the British government to refrain from sending money to train Ethiopian paramilitaries that are widely accused of human rights abuses in the ethnic Somali region. Britain is preparing to fund up t...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jan 7th, 2013
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By Mohamed Dheeg Sovereignty is the theoretical principle that gives a people the freedom to form their own government, state form and structure. The principle is often used by ethnic minorities in a geographic area where there is oppression or persecution. Autonomy came into force when the UN Charte...
By benim
In East Africa
Dec 13th, 2010
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Thousands of Somalis are arbitrarily arrested and unlawfully detained every year in the Somali region of Ethiopia. The prisoners are housed in military bases, federal prisons, regional and local prisons, and unofficial detention facilities. According to a report titled Collective Punishment published...