- Grenade was thrown at students protesting in Kachise town, Gindaberet district, West Shawa. Several students have been injured and many have been arrested.
- Agazi soldiers have killed two farmers in Oromitu village, Gurawa District ( East Hararge) Feb 17, 2016. The victims are identified as
1) Mahadi Sani
2) Safi Ibro
You might recall two people a 60 years old elderly Juhara Abdalla & an 18 years old student Adam Mohammed Abdella were killed in this district yesterday.
- Agazi soldiers killed 5 people and wounded several in Kofale district ( West Arsi) today.
1) Geru Ararsa
2) Abdoo Hajii
3) Gelgelu ( from Garmama village)
4) Abdoo ( Gambotahara village)
5) Kadu Waayu ( from Alkaso Village)
1) Tuna Abdela
2) Gudeta Aman
3) Ahmed Abdela
5) Gutema Gobena
May those killed join our martyrs in heaven. Condolences to their family and the nation. We wish speedy recovery for those wounded.
If TPLF thinks killing will stop this movement, they have not learned a thing over the last 3 months.
Note that these killings have been committed only in the last few hours following arrival of Agazi forces from Shashemene and Asella