Ethiopian Human Rights Commission has confirmed that the victims of Kellem Wollega latest attack are mostly ethnic Amhara. The massacre came barely two weeks after thousands were massacred in Gimbi area of WollegaDaniel Bekele, Ethiopian Human Rights Commissioner (Photo : File)borkenaThe Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC) on Monday reiterated calls for “an urgent reinforcement of government security forces in order to prevent further civilian deaths. When more than 1500 civilians were killed (government puts the number only at 338) about two weeks ago, the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission called for the deployment of enough security forces in the areas where the militant ethnic Oromo nationalist group is operating. Kellem Wollega has been one of the parts of the West Wollega area of Oromo region of Ethiopia where there had been a recurring attack against ethnic Amhara communities. He was reportedly released on the day “Shane” ( as government calls it) launched a new attack against ethnic Amhara communities in Kellem Wollega.
Source: Ethiopian News July 05, 2022 01:41 UTC