Deadly Explosion 'Cheap and Unacceptable' - Ethiopia PM
The explosion struck a huge rally for reformist new prime minister Abiy Ahmed shortly after he spoke to the crowd that had turned out in numbers unseen in recent years in the East African nation. Ahmed says "a few people" were killed and others injured.
RFI, 23 June 2018
A deadly explosion struck a huge rally for Ethiopia's reformist new prime minister on Saturday shortly after he spoke and was waving to the crowd that had turned out in numbers… Read more »
Reporter, 23 June 2018
Nine security officials including the deputy commissioner of Addis Ababa Police Commission have been detained in relation to the Saturday June 23, 2018 bomb explosion at the rally… Read more »
African Union, 23 June 2018
The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union, Moussa Faki Mahamat, has learned with shock and dismay of the attack that took place today during a peaceful rally in Addis… Read more »
Screenshot of broadcast by Ethiopian Television of a massive rally in Addis Ababa where an explosion followed an address by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed.