Ethiopian forces kill at least 40 in east region: Official

Posted by News Express | 14 August 2018 | 1,058 times

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At least 40 people were killed by security forces in eastern Ethiopia at the weekend, a senior regional official said on Monday.

“The victims were all ethnic Oromos. The perpetrators were members of a paramilitary force,” said Negeri Lencho, spokesman for the Oromiya state administration.

The area has been plagued by instability. (Reuters)



Source: News Express

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