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Kaabajamtotaa ilmaan Oromoo biiyyotaa gara gara keessaa jirattan hundaaf !!!

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Dhaamsa Caaya Tokkummaa Oromoo Masrii irraa| Adooleessa 1, 2013


NewS- Egypt Oromo

Dhamsii keenyaa rakkoo ulfaata ilmaan Oromo biyyaa Masrii ykn Egypt mudatee jiruu qubaa qabdaniis ni hubattan je...

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ORA-UK: Urgent Appeal regarding Oromo Refugees in Egypt

Posted by oromorefugees_egypt on June 16, 2013 at 9:15 AM Comments comments (0)

Your Excellency Hisham Mohamed Qandel

Prime Minister of Egypt

Magles El-Shaab St., Kasr Aini St. Cairo

14 June 2013


Re: Oromo Refugees in Egypt


I write on behalf of the Oromo Relief Association UK, for which I am the Office Coordinator in London. The Oromo Relief Association (ORA) is a legally registered non-profit and an indigenous Oromo humanitarian organization, working wi...

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Nile crisis and Oromo refugees in Cairo

Posted by oromorefugees_egypt on June 13, 2013 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Nile is the longest river in the world constituting about 6700 km or 4100 miles long and drains almost all of the ten riparian countries namely, Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. The economy of those countries more or less linked to the flow of this river. Traditionally Egypt has been entitled to a lion’s share of the resource. For Egypt Nile is everything. About 90% of Egypt’s l...

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OSA. Urgent Action Needed to Protect Oromo Refugees in Egypt

Posted by oromorefugees_egypt on June 12, 2013 at 10:15 PM Comments comments (1)

June 12, 2013

Mr. Antonio Guterres

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

Case Postale 2500

CH-1211 Genève 2 Dépôt Suisse.

Email: InfoDesk@ohchr.org; GUTERRES@unhcr.org

OSA’s Appeal Letter to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

RE: Urgent Action Needed to Protect Oromo Refugees in Egypt

Dear Mr. Guterres,

I am writi...

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UNCHR urges Egypt to protect Ethiopian (Oromos)refugees

Posted by oromorefugees_egypt on June 10, 2013 at 9:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Created on Tuesday, 11 June 2013 00:34

 (OPride) – As Oromo refugees protested mistreatment in the hands of Egyptian nationals for the second day, some of them camping overnight in front of UNHCR office near Cairo, the UN body called on Egyptian authorities to provide better protection and other guarantees in accordance with its international obligations.

“The UNHCR regional office in Cairo has been receiving several complaints from Ethiopian refugees repo...

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Posted by oromorefugees_egypt on June 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM Comments comments (3)

Hundreds of Oromo refugees protested on Sunday against harassment in Egypt outside the office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in 6th of October City.The protesters, members of the Oromo Community who fled Ethiopia due to political and ethnic persecution, also spoke out against Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam and instead release thousands of Oromo detainees languishing in Ethiopian prisons. 

Abdel-Kader Goumy, one of the protesters, told Al-...

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