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HRW: Ethiopia Forces Killed Over 400 in Protest Crackdown

A human rights group says Ethiopian security forces have killed more than 400 people since November in a crackdown on protests in the country's Oromia region. In a newly-released report, Human Rights Watch said soldiers have repeatedly fired live ammunition at Oromia protesters with little or no warning, or attempts to use non-lethal crowd-control measures.  It says many of those killed have been students, including children under the age of 18 years. The rights group also...

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