A year ago, most of the uprooted populace was from Somali and Oromia Regional States.
By and by, a large number of Ethiopians, this time ethnic Amharas, are uprooted from various wordas of Beinshangul and Oromia. The constrained removal of Amharas from Beinshangul started in October 2017 while Oromia saw its deluge in February 2018.
The Reporter met with the individuals who are uprooted from the two districts on June 11, 2018 (Bahir Dar) where around 421 of them are briefly living in temples and transitory sanctuaries.
The Reporter visited these spots. From the aggregate number of dislodged Amharas, near 135 areas of now protected in St. George church, only a couple of minutes' stroll from the workplace of the Amhara Region president, Gedu Andargachew.
In addition, from the individuals who are living under the leniency of the congregation, youngsters younger than five and lactating moms represent lion's share.
The Ethiopian government has officially sent condolences to Cuba following the death of ‘Ethiopia’s great friend,’ former Cuban leader, Fidel Castro. Castro died late Friday at the age of 90. A condolence message from President Mulatu Teshome and Prime Minister, Hailemarian Desalegn, described Castro as a great friend of the country who stood by Ethiopia during its hard times. President Malatu said, ‘‘Castro was a friend of Ethiopia who helped it defend its territorial integrity.’‘ For his part, PM Daselegn said, ‘‘Castro was a great friend and leader who stood by Ethiopia during a difficult time.’‘ displayAdvert("mpu_3") Castro was a friend of Ethiopia who helped it defend its territorial integrity. President Mulatu, PM Hailemariam express condolences over death of Castro Featured. [email protected] https://t.co/ZfBeqaHvXa TayeAtske pic.twitter.com/RYV82zBZ2u— Ethiopian Diplomacy (mfaethiopia) November 28, 2016 Ethiopia and neighbouring Somalia are at different poles with respect to Castro’s role in the 1977 Ogaden war, the involvement of Cuba is on record to have helped the losing Ethiopian army to defeat Somalia and thus annex the Ogaden plateau. SUGGESTED READING The 1977 Ogaden war: Why Somalis fume at Castro but Ethiopians celebrate him Hailemariam further expressed belief that the strongly