Exodus 20:17 reads, "Thou shalt not covet thy neighbour's house, thou shalt not covet thy neighbour's wife, nor his manservant, nor his maidservant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor any thing that is thy neighbour's."
SIGNIFICANCE OF THE LAWS INTERPRETATION
African men, the parliaments of France, Great Britain, Belgium, Spain, Italy, Germany, and Portugal envied our Sovereignty and hated our principles. They wanted control over our armed forces and were greedy for the fertility of our land. They desired the prosperity of our economy and hated our advancement so they unleashed their fury and took away all our belongings and made themselves our rulers. Foreign nations oppose our Independence because they are against the laws of God. They envy our God and King, Emperor Haile Selassie I power and grudge Him for His Kingdom. Their military violently uprooted our Monarchy and took jurisdiction over our land. They are exploiting our resources for wealth at the expense of our impoverishment and have trapped us in debt without any regards for our welfare. They express their opposition against our nation's growth by making our land destitute. Their only interest is to maintain control over our nation. They purposely attacked our nation to exercise authority over us. They are against our Sovereignty and look down on your right to enforce the laws of God. Foreign nations systematically arranged their laws to keep us under control and to deprive us of our freedom. They are well determined to maintain full possession of our land.They have set themselves up for World War III to fight the new colonial foreign powers inside our nation. They are striving with each other for dominion over us. They have no respect for us and consider us as worthless and undeserving of our land and resources. Our resources is a gift from God to secure our economy. Foreign nations has no lawful grounds to have dominion over our inheritance. Our land and resources are our possessions and no other nation have the right to claim it as their own.