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Statement by the Executive Committee of People’s Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD)

Statement by the Executive Committee of People’s Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD)

Statement by the Executive Committee of People’s Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) The Executive Committee of the People’s Alliance for Freedom and Democracy has conducted its second regular meeting from March 28-29, 2017. It is to be noted People’s Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) is the alliance of…

TPLF/EPRDF’s Regime Relegates Majority to A Second Citizenship Whilst Facilitating their Death

TPLF/EPRDF’s Regime Relegates Majority to A Second Citizenship Whilst Facilitating their Death

TPLF/EPRDF’s Regime Relegates Majority to A Second Citizenship Whilst Facilitating their Death Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) Press Release on Death of About Six Dozen Citizens March 14, 2017 In Ethiopia, once again, mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, cousins, aunties, uncles, grannies and grandads have painlessly perished under the…

Resolutions of the Oromoo Liberation Front National Council

Resolutions of the Oromoo Liberation Front National Council

Resolutions of the Oromoo Liberation Front National Council (OLF-NC) (December 27, 2016) The Oromo Liberation Front National Council (OLF-NC) held its regular meeting from December 16th to 25th, 2016 and passed pertinent resolutions after careful evaluations of the organization’s performances and analysis of issues that affect the Oromo national liberation…

Deliberately creating confusion in the name of the OLF is a criminal act

Deliberately creating confusion in the name of the OLF is a criminal act

  (Press Release by the OLF) OLF refutes the news of Galaasaa Dilboo being elected as a chairman. The so called election has never taken place in the OLF. Galaasaa Dilboo presented his resignation from the position of chairmanship and the National Council of the organization accepted his appeal and…

OLF Letter to Mr. Ban Ki-Moon, UN Secretary General

OLF Letter to Mr. Ban Ki-Moon, UN Secretary General

His Excellency Mr. Ban Ki-Moon UN Secretary General Office of the Secretary General of United Nations 885 Second Avenue United Nations Headquarters Room DHL-1B- 154 New York, NY 10017 Fax +1 212-963- 4879 Dear Mr. Secretary General: I am writing this letter to you on behalf of the Oromo Liberation…

PAFD Statement On Oromo Civilians Massacre of Irreecha Day, on October 02, 2016

PAFD Statement On Oromo Civilians Massacre of Irreecha Day, on October 02, 2016

On October 2, 2016, The Oromo people gathered in Bishoftu at Lake Har-sadi (40kms away from the Fin-finnee/Addis Ababa) in order to celebrate the traditional Irrecha cultural of thanks giving to the Creator. During such festivals, traditional elders recount Oromo culture and ways of life and popular artists perform traditional…

Desperate Measures of Divide and Rule will not Undermine the Unity of the Oppressed Nations

Desperate Measures of Divide and Rule will not Undermine the Unity of the Oppressed Nations

Press Statement by Sidama National Liberation Front (SNLF) August 21, 2016 The oppressed nations of Ethiopia have never accepted the TPLF minority rule since it purged national liberation movements and country wide opposition political parties from the Transitional Government in 1992. In spite of adopting the most liberal constitution that…

A PAFD’s Call for all Ethiopian Political Forces to join PAFD to work for Transitional Arrangement in Ethiopia

A PAFD’s Call for all Ethiopian Political Forces to join PAFD to work for Transitional Arrangement in Ethiopia

Peoples Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) is the alliance of five political organizations. PAFD member organizations have been struggling for freedom and democratic rights of their respective people for a period of 20 to 40 years. They have developed institutional capacities and sufficient human and material resources to galvanize…

Repeated Brutal Killings of Peaceful Protesters will definitely worsen the Political and Security Crises in Ethiopia

Repeated Brutal Killings of Peaceful Protesters will definitely worsen the Political and Security Crises in Ethiopia

PAFD’s Statement on the current massacre of peaceful Oromo protesters by the TPLF regime PAFD’s Statement on the current massacre of peaceful Oromo protesters by the TPLF regime The long Oromo nation’s protest against the TPLF-led dictatorial regime was going on since November 12, 2015. The Oromo people is protesting…

Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) Categorically Condemns the Past and Ongoing Massacre of Unarmed Civilians by TPLF/EPRDF’s Ethiopian Government

Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) Categorically Condemns the Past and Ongoing Massacre of Unarmed Civilians by TPLF/EPRDF’s Ethiopian Government

Press Release on the occasion of 14th Commemorative anniversary of Sidama Loqqee Massacre and the Massacre of the other civilians. May 30, 2016, London The repeated massacres and genocides of past 25 years that the TPLF’s barbaric regime has committed on unarmed civilians of all regions-and the ongoing indiscriminate massacres…

Resolution of the PAFD’s Public Meeting on 9th of April, 2016 in Frankfurt am Main Germany

Resolution of the PAFD’s Public Meeting on 9th  of  April, 2016 in Frankfurt am  Main Germany

The Peoples Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) public meeting hosted by Oromo Student Union and Ogaden Community in Germany was held on 9th of April 2016 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. It was attended by two Executive committee members of PAFD, human rights advocators, invited guests, Veteran members of…

Resolution of the first Congress of Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD)

Resolution of the first Congress of Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD)

Peoples Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) held its first successful general congress from March 21st to 25th 2016 in Eritrean capital, Asmara. The Congress has discussed the status of our collective struggle in particular, the current situation in Ethiopia, the Horn of Africa and the world in details. PAFD…

PAFD’s statement on current deal of the Chinas-Ethiopia- Djibouti Gas Exploitation in Ogaden, Ethiopia

PAFD’s statement on current deal of the Chinas-Ethiopia- Djibouti Gas Exploitation in Ogaden, Ethiopia

Issued by Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) The Ethiopian government’s “development strategy,” is founded on its policy of leasing millions of hectares of land to foreign investors, regardless of the rights and consequences for the local communities that depend on those lands. Implementation of this strategy as it…

CALL FOR PAFD PUBLIC MEETING, Frankfurt, Germany 12th of March 2016

CALL FOR PAFD PUBLIC MEETING, Frankfurt, Germany 12th of March 2016

PEOPLES‘ALLIANCE FOR FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY (PAFD) will address the public on 12th of March 2016 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Every interested is invited to attend this meeting to understand the objectives of the Alliance and current political situation in Ethiopia. The meeting will start at 12.00am and will end…

PAFD Strongly Condemns the Ethnic Cleansing in Gambella Region

PAFD Strongly Condemns the Ethnic Cleansing in Gambella Region

On January 27, 2016, around 2:00 am local time, ‘special police’ from the regional administration of Gambella aided by local militia attacked Anuak civilians all over the region. Subsequently, the death of more than four dozen of Anuak civilians have been reported; and the indiscriminate massacre of unarmed Gambella civilians…

Press release of Peoples Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) on the EU’s resolution

Press release of Peoples Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) on the EU’s resolution

The PAFD extends its most sincere gratitude to the EU Parliament in general and to those who were the sponsors of the Ethiopian resolution, including members from the Socialists and Democrats (S&D), the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) and Greens/European Free Alliance (G/EFA) of the EU parliamentary…

The Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy Statement on the Current Situation in Ethiopia

The Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy Statement on the Current Situation in Ethiopia

The current situation in Ethiopia is no longer tenable and unless urgent measures are taken it will bring unmanage-able chaos in the Horn of Africa worse than the current situation in the Middle East. In 1992 and 1994, the Ethiopian regime declared an all out war against the civilian population…

Press Statement by ‘Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD)

Press Statement by ‘Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD)

The Ethiopian Government Brutal Army and Paramilitary Police Use Lethal Force against Oromo Students Demonstrating Peacefully. The Ethiopian government brutal army and paramilitary police are shooting at Unarmed Oromo students demonstrating against the implementation of Addis Ababa land grabbing master plan. Just over a year ago, TPLF’s regime has planned…

Ethiopia: Extreme Cruelties and Brutalities against Oromo Children and Youth

Ethiopia: Extreme Cruelties and Brutalities against Oromo Children and Youth

HRLHA Urgent Action December 08, 2015 For Immediate Release The Oromo students’ protests[1], which was re-ignited in November, 2015 in opposition to the so called “Addis Ababa Integrated Master Plan” – Ethiopian Federal Government’s plan of systematic ethnic cleansing aimed at the Oromo People, and spread in a few days…

The Ethiopian Government Brutal Army and Paramilitary Police Use Lethal Force against Oromo Students Demonstrating Peacefully

The Ethiopian Government Brutal Army and Paramilitary Police Use Lethal Force against Oromo Students Demonstrating Peacefully

Press Statement by ‘Peoples’ Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) The Ethiopian government brutal army and paramilitary police are shooting at Unarmed Oromo students demonstrating against the implementation of Addis Ababa land grabbing master plan. Just over a year ago, TPLF’s regime has planned to exponentially expand Oromia’s capital, the…