Eritrea’s message to TPLF at UNGA: “You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother’s eye.”

30 Oct

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)
The quote in the title is taken from the New Testament, Luke 6:42 (New International Translation).

TEO thought the above biblical language perfectly responds to the TPLF’s emplacement of Ethiopia under martial law. Even then, instead of talking to the people and addressing their political, economic problems, in particular the inequality and repression the regime has forced upon citizens, it has reverted to imposing more repression on the country.

Certainly, irrespective of the situation in Eritrea, the idea behind this latest accusation by the TPLF during the UN General Assembly Third Committee’s discussion of human rights issues is to deceive the international community hiding the human rights crisis in Ethiopia.

In spite of the cruel martial law imposed on Ethiopians, TPLF representatives have shown their temerity to accuse Eritrea of human rights violations.

Why is it that a sense of decency in Addis Abeba has become a rare commodity?

I liked the comment by Eritrea’s Minister of Information Yemane G. Meskel, who twitted:


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