The Ethiopian government and the Ogaden National Liberation Front [ONLF] have had their first direct meeting. For quite some time now, there have been indirect diplomatic talks between the ONLF and the Ethiopian government which have been mediated by international bodies.Their first direct talk was held on June the 12th and the 13th of this year for a two day discussion in Frankfurt, Germany. During their meeting, delegates representing the government and the ONLF organisation discussed important articles for peace.
The meeting of the delegations had ended in an excellent understanding between the ONLF and the Ethiopian government which has led to a ceasefire from both sides. In addition, they have both promised for another meeting after the delegates go back to their respective establishments for consultation.
There has been no further information about the meeting and no other third party’s were involved in the actual meeting between the Ethiopian government and the ONLF.
Ogaden National Liberation Front [ONLF]