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Oromo Student Protests Death Toll Reaches 10

Oromo Protests Death toll increase
Police in Ethiopia have so far killed 10 peaceful student activists during #OromoProtests. Reign of terror engulfed Oromia as the regime deploys the army across the country.

By William Davison | for Bloomberg,

Ethiopian police killed 10 Oromo students who were demonstrating peacefully over plans to integrate the capital, Addis Ababa, with surrounding towns in Oromia region in the past three weeks, an opposition leader said.

High-school and university students from across Ethiopia’s most-populous region are protesting to demand the government shelve a master plan for the city, said Bekele Nega, general secretary of the Oromo Federalist Congress. Continue reading Oromo Student Protests Death Toll Reaches 10