OLF IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE
The TPLF/EPRDF federal police massacred at least 25 innocent people and wounded hundreds who were peacefully demonstrating against illegal detention of their Imams / mosque leaders/ without arrest warrant. The wounded were taken to local hospitals. After killing and wounding many people, the TPLF/EPRDF federal police has engaged in indiscriminate arrest of thousands innocent people from surrounding communities/ towns/. We strongly condemn this terrorist act of the TLF/EPRDF regime against our people.
Since it came to power, the TPLF/EPRDF regime targeted for massacre the Oromo people in general and the Arsi Oromo in particular that it perceived a threat to its dictatorial minority regime.