Ethiopia: Zenawi's disputed 99% election victory fuels rebels

Genocidal Leader Meles Zenawi

Jimma Times, 01 December 2010

The disputed results of the 2010 Ethiopian national election that pushed out the whole opposition from the country’s parliament has provided a major boost to armed rebel groups, according to two prominent Oromo-Ethiopian political analysts.  Recent international media reports have revealed the growing activities of the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) and the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) rebels. Meanwhile this week, the Ethiopian government has accused Eritrea of backing another insurgent coalition known as the Unity of Ethiopians for Democratic Change (UEDC). Washington DC based political analyst Jawar Mohammed says, in addition to the high youth unemployment, the 2010 election has re-energized insurgent groups. And according to Oromo political analyst Kemal Abdisa, the UEDC is not a new creation as Zenawi’s administration claimed on Friday.                         Continue reading

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Genocidal Leader Meles Zenawi

Jimma Times, 01 December 2010

The disputed results of the 2010 Ethiopian national election that pushed out the whole opposition from the country’s parliament has provided a major boost to armed rebel groups, according to two prominent Oromo-Ethiopian political analysts.  Recent international media reports have revealed the growing activities of the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) and the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) rebels. Meanwhile this week, the Ethiopian government has accused Eritrea of backing another insurgent coalition known as the Unity of Ethiopians for Democratic Change (UEDC). Washington DC based political analyst Jawar Mohammed says, in addition to the high youth unemployment, the 2010 election has re-energized insurgent groups. And according to Oromo political analyst Kemal Abdisa, the UEDC is not a new creation as Zenawi’s administration claimed on Friday.                         Continue reading

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Ethiopia: Zenawi's disputed 99% election victory fuels rebels

Genocidal Leader Meles Zenawi

Jimma Times, 01 December 2010

The disputed results of the 2010 Ethiopian national election that pushed out the whole opposition from the country’s parliament has provided a major boost to armed rebel groups, according to two prominent Oromo-Ethiopian political analysts.  Recent international media reports have revealed the growing activities of the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) and the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) rebels. Meanwhile this week, the Ethiopian government has accused Eritrea of backing another insurgent coalition known as the Unity of Ethiopians for Democratic Change (UEDC). Washington DC based political analyst Jawar Mohammed says, in addition to the high youth unemployment, the 2010 election has re-energized insurgent groups. And according to Oromo political analyst Kemal Abdisa, the UEDC is not a new creation as Zenawi’s administration claimed on Friday.                         Continue reading

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Ethiopia: Zenawi’s disputed 99% election victory fuels rebels

Genocidal Leader Meles Zenawi

Jimma Times, 01 December 2010

The disputed results of the 2010 Ethiopian national election that pushed out the whole opposition from the country’s parliament has provided a major boost to armed rebel groups, according to two prominent Oromo-Ethiopian political analysts.  Recent international media reports have revealed the growing activities of the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) and the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) rebels. Meanwhile this week, the Ethiopian government has accused Eritrea of backing another insurgent coalition known as the Unity of Ethiopians for Democratic Change (UEDC). Washington DC based political analyst Jawar Mohammed says, in addition to the high youth unemployment, the 2010 election has re-energized insurgent groups. And according to Oromo political analyst Kemal Abdisa, the UEDC is not a new creation as Zenawi’s administration claimed on Friday.                         Continue reading

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