At Least 32 Killed in Ethiopia’s Oromia, Somali Regions

At Least 32 Killed in Ethiopia’s Oromia, Somali Regions At Least 32 Killed in Ethiopia’s Oromia, Somali Regions

Speaking to VOA Afaan Oromoo, Addisu Arega, the Oromia regional communication director, accused the Liyu police in the Somali region of crossing into the Oromia region and killing a number of people.

By Mohamed Olad Hassan (VOA News) |

WASHINGTON, DC―At least 32 people have been killed in clashes across Ethiopia’s Oromia and Somali regions following clashes between rival ethnic Somali and Oromo forces, a former Ethiopian lawmaker said.

Speaking to VOA Somali Service, Boqor Ali Omar Allale said at least 32 ethnic Somalis, including his younger brother, were killed on Monday (Sept. 11) night in Awaday, a small town between Ethiopia’s most holy Muslim town of Harar and its big eastern city of Dire Dawa.

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