Human Rights violations continue to occur on a regular basis in the Gambella region
Human Rights violations continue to occur on a regular basis in the Gambella region of southwestern Ethiopia. During the past weeks, a major change has occurred in that the TPLF/EPRDF Defense troops are being deployed near foreign farms namely Saudi Star, led by Sheikh Mohammad Al Amoudi and Karuturi Global Ltd, led by Mr. Sai Ramakrishna Karuturi.
The TPLF/EPRDF defense forces activities are reminiscent of varying kinds of acts of retribution, all aimed at the civilian population. Below are just some examples: On Thursday February 16, 2012, two men were killed and four were wounded by unknown gunmen. Please read the attached news report in Amharic for more information.
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