Ethiopia cracks down on biggest ethnic group – party | Abbay Media

https://i2.wp.com/www.abbaymedia.com/Image_Bank/bulchademeksa_fist_2009_3-1.jpgADDIS ABABA, March 26 (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s most populous ethnic group is being targeted in a government crackdown ahead of the country’s first national election since a disputed 2005 poll, an opposition party said on Friday.The Horn of Africa country’s last election results were challenged by the opposition and international observers. About 200 protesters were killed by security forces in street riots and the main opposition leaders imprisoned. Prime Minister Meles Zenawi said they were trying to oust him.

Ethiopia cracks down on biggest ethnic group – party | Abbay Media

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