Thousands mourn officials killed in Ethiopia coup attempt

Thousands mourn officials killed in Ethiopia coup attempt

Dozens were killed in fighting during a foiled coup by a rogue state militia in Ethiopia’s Amhara region at the weekend. The militia attacked the police headquarters, ruling party headquarters and president’s office — where they executed three top officials.

Timothy
Timothy
Michael Hedderson
Michael Hedderson 6 months

Some of the Amhara elite are still sore that they lost hegemonic power of the country almost 30 years ago and they want it back, that's what this is really about. Abiy Ahmed is Oromo, and the previous rulers were Tigrayan, Amhara are feeling left out of the mix.

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