Opposition Groups Urge the Government to Halt its Crackdown on Muslims
The Ethiopian Democratic Party, Oromo Federalist Congress and the Oromo People’s Democratic Party have issued statements denouncing the recent crackdown by the government of Ethiopia. However government officials have repeatedly dismissed these allegations.
According to PM Hailemariam’s statement, the recent chaos were instigated by Islamic fundamentalists who had a political agenda to set up an Islamic state backed by Salafist elements overseas. Read more