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Ethiopia: Ensure Justice for Abuses in Jail Ogaden

Expand Satellite image of Jail Ogaden May 2016.  © CNES 2018 - Airbus DS 2018; Source Google Earth The government of Ethiopia should commit to undertaking criminal investigations and prosecutions following many years of rights abuses in Jail Ogaden, a detention facility in eastern Ethiopia’s Somali region, Human Rights Watch said today. A video released today by Human Rights Watch features victims’ accounts, using footage filmed inside the prison in September. On August 22, 2018, Somali Regional State officials formally closed Jail Ogaden and announced that it will be converted into a museum.…

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