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50,000 Illegal Immigrants From Tigray Will Be Deported By Force From Saudi-Arabia In 70 Days

Postby tarik » 10 May 2017, 10:06


Ethiopia plans repatriation of citizens from Saudi Arabia
Mar 30, 2017 à 19:08 323
APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)

Ethiopia is planning to repatriate its citizens staying illegally in Saudi Arabia within three months, a senior official said on Thursday.

Img : Ethiopia plans repatriation of citizens from Saudi Arabia
The announcement came after the Saudi government warned that it will deport undocumented immigrants from the kingdom in an exercise that could take 90 days.

“Using amnesty given to all illegal immigrants by the Saudi government, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia has been preparing for the safe repatriation of citizens”, the Information Minister, Dr Negeri Lencho told journalists in Addis Ababa.

In 2013, Ethiopia repatriated over 100,000 of its citizens from the kingdom following a violent crackdown on migrant workers after a seven-month amnesty period for undocumented immigrants had expired.

This had sparked running battles between Ethiopian immigrants and the Saudi police in which some migrants had died.

“The government is working to protect the rights of its citizens while returning home, and a national taskforce has also been established to effectively coordinate their safe return” the minister added.

Dr Negeri said activities that will enable Ethiopians acquire accurate information regarding their return have been undertaken to ensure the safety of Ethiopian returnees.

Dr Negeri urged Ethiopian immigrants illegally living in Saudi Arabia and families to prepare to leave the country with the given period to avoid problems.

According to the minister, basic information will be supplied to Ethiopians with different local languages through embassies, consulates as well as government Information ministry and social media.



Re: 50,000 Illegal Immigrants From Tigray Will Be Deported By Force From Saudi-Arabia In 70 Days

Postby tarik » 10 May 2017, 16:06


Good job Saudi-Arabia kick those dirty shower thing tigray people from your thee people only bring diseases and prostitution and theft and many more bad thinks to your country.



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