Lately, there have been news items about Ethiopians committing crimes and infiltrating the southern borders of the Kingdom. Many writers in the Arabic press have gone ballistic and while commenting on these incidents, have said things that have clearly hurt the sentiments of the Ethiopians residing in the Kingdom. Recently, in fact, the Ethiopian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia issued a statement in an attempt to clarify the situation. However, even after that, the criticism of Ethiopians continued.
And that is precisely what I would like to say to everyone, whether Ethiopian, Bangladeshi or Saudi: We must not jump the gun, resort to unfair generalizations and hurl accusations at each otherKhaled Almaeena