Day of Protest across Canada: August 19, 2016

#OromoProtests Across Canada

Oromo communities from across Canada protesting the latest wave of Ethiopia’s bloody crackdown on peaceful protestors. We are calling on the Canadian government to denounce the brutal massacre and stop the gross human rights abuses in Ethiopia. The Grand Oromia

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