Ethiopian forces kill three Somalis in Togwajale protests
By Ahmed Abdi
Jigjiga (Ogaden Online- Ethiopian Security forces killed Tuesday at least three protesters and injured scores in Togwajaale in the province of Fafan, according to eyewitnesses.
Tens of thousands of Somalis demanding the regional leader Abdi Mohamoud Omar (Abdi Iley) to step down gathered the Somali-Ogaden border town of Togwajale were used excessive forces according to individuals talked to Ogaden Online.
“At least three of the protesters killed during an anti-regime demonstration in Tog-wajaale,” said one of the protesters who asked not to be named.
“The Ethiopian regime used live bullets to disperse the demonstrators,” the source added.
The Protesters are also demanding the halt of the human rights violations against the civilians and the Police killing in the Ogaden.
The protests against the Ethiopian regime have been growing throughout the occupied Ogaden over the last two weeks