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Renewed Ethiopia clashes kill over 20 state media

November 27/2017,20:50 A renewed bout of clashes between two of Ethiopia’s largest ethnic groups killed more than 20 people last week, the state-controlled broadcaster reported on Monday. Fighting again broke out between the Oromo and Somali peoples along the border of their ethnically-demarcated federal regions but the cause of the ...

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Ethnic Violence in Ethiopia Aimed Shadowy politics

November 21,2017 12:00 NEAR THE OROMIA-SOMALI REGIONAL BORDER, Ethiopia, Nov 21, 2017  – Ethnic animosity unleashed in Ethiopia has displaced hundreds of thousands as well as rendering all manner of usually sacrosanct loyalties obsolete. “I was making my husband dinner in the evening but an hour after he returned from work ...

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Ethnic violence displaces hundreds of thousands of Ethiopia

November 08, 2017, 22:00 Lifting her robe the young woman revealed undulating scar tissue blanketing her breasts, stomach, and extending up her neck and along her arms. “They poured petrol over me then lit it,” said 28-year-old Husaida Mohammed. “They were Somali boys.” When IRIN met Mohammed she was in ...

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