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Failed coup sees Ethiopia army chief shot dead by bodyguard

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 03:40
(CNN) A failed coup in Ethiopia's northern Amhara regional state government led to four people being killed, including Ethiopia's Army Chief of Staff ...
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Ethiopia PM says army chief of staff attacked

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 03:37
(CNN) Ethiopia's army chief of staff, General Seare Mekonnen, has been attacked, the country's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said in a national ...
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Ethiopia Army Chief Is Said to Be Killed Amid Attempted Coup

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 03:37
ADDIS ABABA — The chief of staff of the Ethiopian Army was shot and killed, state news media said on Sunday, a day after Prime Minister Abiy ...
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Army chief and regional president killed in coup attempt in Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 03:37
A coup attempt in Ethiopia has been foiled by government forces, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said in a TV address on Sunday. The army's chief of staff ...
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Ethiopia: Army chief killed during coup attempt

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 03:32
Ethiopia's army chief of staff Seare Mekonnen (pictured above, right) was shot dead by his bodyguard just hours after an attempted coup in Amhara ...
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The Latest: Ethiopia Spokesman Says Military Chief Killed

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 03:26
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (AP) -- 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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The Latest: Ethiopia spokesman says military chief killed

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 03:26
The Latest on unrest in Ethiopia. (all times local):. 11:30 a.m.. A spokesman for Ethiopia's prime minister says the head of the country's military has ...
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Head of Ethiopia's Military Shot Dead by His Bodyguard

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 03:15
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (AP) -- A spokesman for Ethiopia's prime minister says the head of the military shot dead by his bodyguard in the capital.
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Ethiopia Thwarts Coup Attempt in North, Prime Minister Says

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 03:05
The Ethiopian government thwarted a coup attempt in the northern region of Amhara, the prime minister said on national television. The army's chief of ...
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Ethiopia leader says coup attempt thwarted in regional state

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 03:03
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia >> Ethiopia's government foiled a coup attempt in a region outside the capital, Addis Ababa, the country's prime minister said ...
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Ethiopia army chief killed in failed coup attempt, Abiy's office says

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 03:02
Ethiopia's army chief was shot dead by his bodyguard just hours after an attempted coup in Amhara state left the regional president and another top ...
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Ethiopia's Army Chief Shot Dead by His Own Bodyguard Hours After Coup Attempt

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 02:52
Addis Ababa: Ethiopia's army chief was shot dead by his bodyguard just hours after an attempted coup in Amhara state left the regional president and ...
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Ethiopia leader says coup attempt thwarted in regional state

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 02:21
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia's government foiled a coup attempt in a region outside the capital, Addis Ababa, the country's prime minister said ...
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Ethiopia leader says coup attempt thwarted in regional state

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 02:18
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia's prime minister says his government has foiled a coup attempt in a region outside the capital, Addis Ababa.
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Senior officials killed in coup attempt in Ethiopia

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 02:07
Ethiopia's chief of staff and at least three other senior officials have been killed during a coup attempt by an army general in the northern state of ...
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UPDATE 4-Ethiopia says at least two senior officials killed in coup attempt in Amhara state

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 01:56
(Updates to say two officials dead, general behind coup attempt). By Dawit Endeshaw. ADDIS ABABA, June 23 (Reuters) - At least two senior ...
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Head of Ethiopia's Amhara regional state and advisor killed: state media

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 01:22
ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - The head of Ethiopia's Amhara state and his advisor were killed during a coup attempt in their state, state media reported on ...
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African Cup of Nations: Algeria to face Kenya in group C

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 00:48
It is the first time Algeria are playing in Egypt since their team bus was pelted with rocks by Egyptian fans before their World Cup qualifier in 2009, and ...
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Ethiopia's army chief of staff shot amid regional coup attempt

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 00:37
Government in Addis Ababa says there was a failed coup attempt against the head of the regional government in Amhara. 6 hours ago. whatsapp.
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Ethiopia's PM says army chief of staff shot thwarting coup

Google: Esat Africa - Sun, 06/23/2019 - 00:26
ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia's army chief of staff was shot while trying to thwart an attempted coup on Saturday in a federal state north of the ...
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