Gunmen Attack Ethiopia Passenger Bus, Kill 34 People

 Gunmen Attack Ethiopia Passenger Bus, Kill 34 People

Gunmen killed about 34 people in a “gruesome” attack on a passenger bus in West Ethiopia, a part of the Country that has recently seen a spate of deadly assaults on civilians.

The National Human Rights body disclosed this on Sunday, November15, 2020.

AFP reports that the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC) said in a statement that “the estimated number of casualties, currently at 34, is likely to rise” from the attack which occurred Saturday night, November 14, 2020, in the Benishangul-Gumuz region.

The EHRC statement said the bus attack occurred in the Debate administrative area, and that “there are reports of similar attacks” in three other areas, as well as “of persons who have fled to seek shelter”.

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