Protest rally in DC against genocide in Ogaden – Oct 24

Ethiopians in Washington DC will hold a rally in Washington DC at the State Department on Oct. 24, 2008, to protest the atrocities and war crimes that are being committed against the people of Ethiopia by the regime of Tigrean People Liberation Front.

The protest will particularly focus on the genocide in Ogaden and the atrocities in the Oromiya region.

As reported by international human rights groups and media, the Meles regime is systematically eliminating Ogadenis by burning their villages, terrorizing the population, and starvation (read more about war crimes in Ogaden here here).

Place: U.S. Department of State
Time/Date: Friday, Oct. 24, 2008, at 9:00 AM