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Indian Investors Are Forcing Ethiopians Off Their Land


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Cal
- 530 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Thousands of Ethiopians are being relocated or have already fled as their land is sold off to foreign investors without their consent



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Carol H. (229)
Thursday February 7, 2013, 6:23 pm
noted, thank you Cal
 

Rose NoFWDSPLZ (274)
Thursday February 7, 2013, 9:09 pm
SO WRONG TY CAL
 

Gloria picchetti (287)
Friday February 8, 2013, 6:19 am
It's a hotbed region where people and animals are just not safe. Greed is not good.
 

Bernard Cronyn (31)
Friday February 8, 2013, 8:13 am
The Ethiopian government (like just about every other one over the last 40 years) knows that it can use and abuse its citizens anyway it likes and if there is a famine the West will step in with AID without a word of censure. At the same time India has bred its massive population to a point where arable land is a scarcity. With its new found industries and wealth India can exploit the people of Ethiopia through both countries ruthless politicians. No doubt somewhere along the way the EU, US, Russia, China, Iran or N Korea will step in with arms deals when the country erupts into another civil war.
 

Autumn S. (141)
Friday February 8, 2013, 1:23 pm
Thank you, Cal
 

Chittaranjan Reddy (4)
Friday February 8, 2013, 1:57 pm
Why are corrupt and incompetent people in control of the poor and the destitute world wide!!

This is really sad! and has to stop!
 

Veronique L. (210)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 2:28 am
Noted Cal, this is so wrong
 

paul m. (93)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 4:51 am

This is'ent right..!!
 

Ro H. (0)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 6:36 am
Sound familiar?
 

tasunka m. (334)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 8:11 am
Haven't ethiopians suffered enough?
Especially the falasha jews being exterminated.
 

Shanti S. (0)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 12:50 pm
Thank you.
 

Lorene S. (12)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 3:17 pm
Get ready for this to happen in America if the XL Keystone pipeline is approved. It's already going on in Texas.
Frackers are already doing as well
 

Colleen L. (2)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 3:44 pm
Screw the rich. They just keep continuing to ruin it for everyone. Thanks Cal
 

Aaron Bouchard (125)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 3:58 pm
Noted thanks
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 10, 2013, 2:11 am
Shame! Money and greed only matters in this world...
 

Muriel Servaege (38)
Sunday February 10, 2013, 6:05 am
Thank you, Cal, but it's so wrong. As ausual, only greed matters. Ethipians should fight back.
 

Paulett Simunich (0)
Sunday February 10, 2013, 6:07 am
,,,,,greed is rampant.....
 

Glenville J O. (0)
Sunday February 10, 2013, 3:02 pm
With increasing population and decreasing resources this kind of thing is bound to get worse unless we all come to our senses and stop abusing this planet and its poor people, or soon it may be our turn to suffer.
 

Melania Padilla (173)
Tuesday February 12, 2013, 12:29 pm
Not nice ;(
 
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