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Ethiopia Protests Continue Despite Call for Calm

Ethiopia is observing an official mourning period for more than 50 people killed during a crackdown and stampede at an ethnic cultural festival in the Oromia region Sunday.  At the same time, the country is seeing a continuation, possibly an escalation, of the anti-government protests that sparked the violence. Hundetu Biratu took part in a protest that turned deadly Monday in Dembidolo, a town in southwestern Ethiopia. She told VOA that her brother was shot and killed during the...

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