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Men demonstrate with bound hands and taped up mouths in protest.

Oromo Students Killed and Tortured in Ethiopia – Protest in Berlin

A demonstration is held in front of the German Parliament against the recent killing of students in Ethopia by government security forces, who have been protesting the planned expansion of Addis Abeba into the sorrounding Oromo region. This protest on 9 May 2014 in Berlin, Germany, is part of a day of worldwide demonstrations by members of the Oromo community and their supporters, including human rights groups.

Protestors marched through Berlin-Mitte with flags, posters and banners.

Protestors marched through Berlin-Mitte with flags, posters and banners.

A protestor holds up a map of Oromia and its sorrounding region.

A protestor holds up a map of Oromia and its sorrounding region.

Men demonstrate with bound hands and taped up mouths in protest.

Men demonstrate with bound hands and taped up mouths in protest.

Protestors holding signs and flags in front of the German parliament.

Protestors holding signs and flags in front of the German parliament.

A protestor holds up photos of students being beaten and tortured.

A protestor holds up photos of students being beaten and tortured.

Protestors marched through Berlin-Mitte with flags, posters and banners.

A sign in German reads “Justice for the victims of violence of the TPLF”.