(Ethsat news), August 6,2012
Free Ethiopia Armed Forces movement , in its statement, said the armed forces are deeply aware of the Ethiopian people’s struggle in the country and abroad, and that the armed forces which are part of the people are ready to struggle by alongside the people by organizing themselves underground.
Captain Efrem Teka , the spokesman for the external section of the movement, in his interview with ESAT radio, said the Ethiopian military, police and security forces have been organizing themselves clandestinly and are preparing to stand in defense of the Ethiopian people.
In the interview, the spokesman elaborated regarding the injustice, ethnic discrimination, domination, and preferential treatment that are rampant in the armed forces. The armed forces shall not willful tools of TPLF officials, rather stand with the Ethiopian people, he stated.
Due to the fact that the majority of the top officers are from one ethnic group makes our struggle challenging but we have devised a strategy to overcome it, Cap. Ephrem Teka, the spokesman of the movement added.