Members of Arena Tigray leadership attacked in Adigrat

(Borkena) Executive Members of Arena Tigray party are reportedly assaulted in Adigrat, Tigray regional state. Abraha Desta, activitst and active member of Arena Tigray, disclosed on this facebook timeline that thugs like supporters of the ruling TPLF party in Adigrat attacked members of Arena party leadership. Arena was apparently in the business of organizing peaceful public meeting which was to be held this Sunday. Abraha added that the attack on members of Arena Tigray members happened in the watch of Police and government officials in the town.

Asegede Gebresellasie one of the leadership and vocal critic of the ruling TPLF/EPRDF regime is said to be detained. Now dissident, Asegede Gebresellasie was one of the founding members of Tigray people’s Liberation Front (TPLF) in the 1970’s.

Arena is one of the opposition parties in Ethiopia and is based in Tigray regional state in Northern Ethiopia

One Response to "Members of Arena Tigray leadership attacked in Adigrat"

  1. Hagos   September 6, 2014 at 4:09 pm

    the movement strangling arena tigrai is very week it is only establishing for symbolic yes we know the obstacles which happened in different area specially in addigrat and shire but the fighting must to continue we all new generation are inside of new opposite party we wont change in our life because change with EPRDF is impossible we tigrai integers are suffering the absence of freedom work . and i call to realize the members of the party including Abraha desta who there in the prison.

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