Killed and wounded people by security forces in eastern Ethiopia at the weekend were reported by senior regional official.
“The victims were all ethnic Oromos. The perpetrators were members of a paramilitary force,” said Negeri Lencho, spokesman for the Oromiya state administration.
The area has been plagued by instability. At present 37 killed and 44 wounded are reported by Addis media, all of them from Oromia region.