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Ethiopia's chief of staff shot dead in coup plot

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 10:00
By Nathan Morley. Security forces have deployed in strength across the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa. Internet access and some telephone circuits ...
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Ethiopia's army chief, three others killed in failed coup attempt

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 09:37
June 23 (UPI) -- Four Ethiopian officials were killed, including Ethiopia's army chief of staff, in a failed coup attempt at two locations, Prime Minister ...
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In Desperate Search of Leadership: Ethiopia Takes One More Step Towards the Abyss

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 08:41
Let me admit from the outset that I'm still in the process of deciphering news from propaganda, we have a source in Ethiopia who is chasing down ...
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Violent coup attempt foiled in Ethiopia, prime minister says

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 08:30
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia's government foiled a coup attempt in a region north of the capital, Addis Ababa, and the country's military chief ...
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Ethiopia coup thwarted after army chief killed by his own bodyguard at home

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 07:45
The Ethiopian army's chief of staff has been shot dead inside his home by his own bodyguard, said the country's prime minister – who linked the ...
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Ethiopia hit by assassinations and 'coup' attempt

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 06:37
The chief of staff of Ethiopia's army and two senior regional political figures have been shot dead in what the prime minister's office called a ...
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Head of Ethiopia's military shot dead in 'attempted coup'

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 06:37
The chief of staff of Ethiopia's army has been shot dead by his own bodyguard. General Seare Mekonnen was shot at his home in the capital, Addis ...
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Ethiopia, in the Midst of a Political Crisis, Foils Coup Attempt

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 06:03
Ethiopia's government foiled a coup attempt that killed several senior government officials, including its military chief, underlining the deep challenges ...
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Ethiopia's army chief, top regional officials killed in northern coup attempt

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 05:52
By Dawit Endeshaw. ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia's army chief of staff and the regional president of the northern state of Amhara were killed in ...
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Ethiopia's army chief shot dead

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 05:41
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia. Ethiopia's Defense Forces Chief of Staff Gen. Sea're Mekonnen was killed in the late hours of Saturday by his own guard, the ...
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Bodyguard kills Ethiopia's army chief

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 05:41
Ethiopia's army chief has been killed in his residence by his bodyguard in an attack being linked to a coup attempt in the country's Amhara region.
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Ethiopia foils coup attempt after military chief shot dead by bodyguard in his home

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 04:53
he Ethiopian government appeared to have foiled a coup attempt last night after the army's chef of staff was shot dead by his own bodyguard and ...
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Ethiopia's chief of army staff was killed in Addis Ababa by bodyguard: PM's office

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 04:45
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Ethiopia's army chief of staff was killed in his home in Addis Ababa by his bodyguard, the prime minister's office said on Sunday, ...
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Ethiopia cuts internet after army chief of staff shot

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 04:33
The internet has been cut in Ethiopia after the army's chief of staff was shot. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed announced the shooting on television on ...
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Ethiopia army chief, local officials killed amid regional 'coup' bid

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 04:24
Addis Ababa (AFP) - Ethiopia's army chief and a top local leader have been shot dead during an attempt to overthrow a regional government in ...
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Ethiopia's government says it thwarted renegade general's coup attempt

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 04:22
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — A coup attempt by a renegade general in one of Ethiopia's largest regional states resulted in the death of four officials, ...
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The Latest: Ethiopia spokesman says military chief killed

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 04:11
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia -- The Latest on unrest in Ethiopia. (all times local):. 11:30 a.m.. A spokesman for Ethiopia's prime minister says the head of ...
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Ethiopia's army chief, three others killed in coup attempt in Amhara state

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 04:11
Ethiopia's army chief of staff, General Seare Mekonnen and at least three other senior officials have been killed during a coup attempt by an army ...
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Ethiopia Says Several Senior Officials Were Killed In Thwarted Coup Attempt

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 04:11
ADDIS ABABA, June 23 (Reuters) ― Ethiopia's chief of staff and at least three other senior officials have been killed during a coup attempt by an army ...
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Ethiopia Says Coup Attempt Thwarted, Military Chief Killed

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 03:44
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (AP) -- Ethiopia's government foiled a coup attempt in a region north of the capital, Addis Ababa, and the country's military chief ...
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