Al-Jazeera English aired a story today about the abuse domestic
workers suffer in the Gulf. The report included an interview with a
women who came to work as a maid in the UAE from East
accent is Ethiopian, as far as I can tell). ...
The conflict In Ethiopia's Somali, or Ogaden, region has killed
thousands of people over the last 15 years. But the crisis is little
known because of media restrictions by the government.
It borders Djibouti, Kenya, and Somalia. The people there are predominantly ethnic Somali and Muslim.
is also home to a separatist campaign led by the Ogaden National
Liberation Front, or ONLF, which has fought for independence since 1984.
Ethiopian forces waged an offensive against the rebels in late 2007 after an attack on a Chinese-run oil facility.
Last week Ethiopia's government held peace talks with the ONLF in Kenya.
In the second part of Al Jazeera's series on Ogaden, Mohammed Adow meets the region's new fighting force.
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