Irreecha Massacre in Bishoftu – October 2, 2016


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Activists reported more than 500 died [Government says 52. Later 55] on the annual Irreecha festival of the Oromo in Bishoftu on October 2, 2016. OFC party reported that 678 died.

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Martyred in the month of October 2016


Activists reported more than 500 died [Government says 52. Later 55] on the annual Irreecha festival of the Oromo in Bishoftu on October 2, 2016. OFC party reported that 678 died.

Pleas click here to see the list of people killed at the festival.


Anawar Kalil/Choma Village, Masala District, West Hararghe/Reported on Oct 31, 2016 – Picture


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Martyred in the month of September 2016


 

Belete Nibretu Chekole/10th grade student; scored “A” in all subjects/Woreta, Amhara Regional State/Reported on Sept 29, 2016

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Mufti Tujara Wario/Saamera Town, Limu-Bilbilo District, Arsi/Sept 29, 2016 – Report


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Help Release Asylum Seekers, Refugees at Risk of Deportation (Djibouti: UA 195/16)

Amnesty International – Urgent Action

Published on August 24, 2016

For the past month, Djiboutian authorities have been rounding up and detaining hundreds of Ethiopian asylum seekers and refugees with the aim of deporting them back to Ethiopia. They are at risk of torture and other forms of ill-treatment upon their return to Ethiopia.

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