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Ethiopia says rebel leader in Benishangul region captured


The leader of Benishangul People’s Liberation Front is reportedly arrested. According to a report by Fana Broadcasting Corporation (FBC), state media, Heder Mohammed Ali was captured with support from the local communities.

He was captured in Menge district Golmisso locality. 

Benishangul Gumuz has been one of the areas in Ethiopia with serious security problems since Abiy Ahmed took office in 2018. Thousands of innocent civilians, mostly ethnic Amhara, were massacred in the region.

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  1. The servant of Egypt, the traitor should be punished by a maximum penalty, he is a traitor and therefore he should get the maximum sentence of death penalty.


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