U.S. Urges Ethiopia to Probe Reports of Fatal Boundary Violence

By Nizar Manek, 19 September 2017
(Bloomberg) --
The U.S. urged Ethiopia to conduct a transparent probe into reports of ethnic violence and large-scale displacement on the borders of the country’s Oromia and Somali regions.
The government should conduct a “transparent investigation into all allegations of violence and to hold those responsible accountable,” while communities should be “given space to seek peaceful resolutions to the underlying conflicts,” the U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa, the capital, said Tuesday in an emailed statement.
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