International Development written question – answered at on 5 November 2012.

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Photo of Martin Horwood Martin Horwood Liberal Democrat, Cheltenham

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development whether her Department found that human rights violations were occurring in South Omo in the Southern Nations, Nationalities and People's Region, Ethiopia during its recent mission to that area.

Photo of Justine Greening Justine Greening The Secretary of State for International Development

The Department for International Development was not able to substantiate the allegations of human rights violation it received during its visit to South Omo in January 2012, and will be returning to the area to examine these further.

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