" houssein The Red Sea Afar People in particular and Eritrean People as whole is suffering under the Eritrean regime (Shabia) in Asmara.To mention few my people is facing Mass murder, Discrimination, Rape, Blockage, Torture and countless offenses.Basic human and democratic rights are violated and there is no rule of law.
The only solution left for the Afar People in this situation is to struggle and fight for their right. Our struggle is not only struggle for Democracy rather for “Survival” because we are facing a “Mass Genocide” by the regime and heading to "Non-existance".
So I call on our brethren Afar wherever they are and International community to support our struggle and help the indigenous Afar people in Eritrea"
by Brad Mackay
On Jan 24
" We get 15kg of wheat and 1 ½ liter of edible oil per Month, nothing else".
" There is almost no medical care, no pure water, and no access to education or vocational training"
"Since 2006 The UNHCR has been resettling thousands of non-Afar Eritrean refuges to different western countries, however no Afar ethnic refugee has so far resettled under the program,"
" urge the UNHCR to respect its pledge and immediately take action "
We, the Afar People, including the Afar State President, the Afar State Cabinet, the Afar State Officials, the Leaders of the Red Sea Afar Democratic Organization (RSADO), and the Afar Refugees from our homeland in Eritrea, assembled in Conference today of 1500 people together declare to the World the solemn will of the Afar People as follows: