Tourists look at a lava lake of Erta Ale volcano in the Afar Region, Ethiopia, on Nov. 20, 2017. Erta Ale, a large basaltic shield volcano located in the Afar Region, is one of the most active volcanoes in Ethiopia. (Xinhua/Lyu Shuai)ADDIS ABABA, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- The Ethiopian government on Wednesday announced that investigations are underway into the killing of a German tourist in northern Ethiopia. Identities of the deceased German national and the wounded Ethiopian tour guide have not yet been identified. Similar attacks targeting foreign tourists occurred in the area back in 2007, claiming the lives of five European tourists.
Source: Ethiopian News December 06, 2017 14:37 UTC