Several killed in ‘ethnic motivated’ attacks in Addis Ababa

By Engidu Woldie
ESAT News (September 16, 2018)

The last three days has seen bloody and deadly attacks in the outskirts of Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa in what residents and social media activists described were ethnic motivated, with an Oromo youth group known as Qeerroo brutally attacking other groups.

ESAT received several gruesome photos of bodies of people covered with blood, not appropriate to share in this post. Messages sent to ESAT also described details of the attacks allegedly perpetrated by the group calling itself Qeerroo, a network of youth led by and taking cues from diaspora Oromo ethno nationalists. [follow link for more]