58 killed in Ethiopia ethnic violence

People gather at Meskel Square in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on September 17, 2018 to protest against the killing of 23 people and displacement of residents in Burayu town over the weekend. The death toll on September 19 reached 58. PHOTO | MAHEDER HAILESELASSIE TADESE | AFP

What you need to know:

  • The violence began last week in the run-up to Saturday's return of the once-banned Oromo Liberation Front

  • The victims were either stabbed or died after being beaten with sticks and rocks.



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