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Ethiopia arrests 4,000 in Amhara region crackdown - local state media

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Ethiopia arrests 4,000 in Amhara region crackdown - local state media
Ethiopia arrests 4,000 in Amhara region crackdown - local state media   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2022   -  

<div> <p><span class="caps">ADDIS</span> <span class="caps">ABABA</span> – Ethiopian authorities have arrested more than 4,000 people in the northern Amhara region, local state media said on Monday, amid a wider crackdown against militia fighters, critics and the press.</p> <p>Gizachew Muluneh, spokesperson for the Amhara regional administration and federal government spokesperson Legesse Tulu did not immediately respond to requests for comment on the wave of arrests.</p> <p/> </div>