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Feeding Death Squads; UN’s World Food Program in Ethiopia

“…Why do Ethiopians even bother to vote between their lazy leaders when they should actually be voting between WFP and USAID, because ultimately they’re the ones providing them with most of the public goods.”

Food aid blocked from reaching the over 10 million Ogaden Somalis. WFP remained silent to become an accomplice in the genocide.

By Thomas C. Mountain,

While southern Ethiopia and the Ogaden continues to suffer from the worst drought and famine in 60 years the UN’s World Food Program (WFP) has been turning over all its food aid for the region to the Ethiopian military which uses it to feed the paramilitary death squads conducting a counterinsurgency in the region.

The crimes committed by the UN in the Horn of Africa are legion and the WFP is not new to using its aid as a weapon against the people of our region (see WFP; Angel of Mercy or Angel of Death). Continue reading Feeding Death Squads; UN’s World Food Program in Ethiopia