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Ethiopia Reports Arrests Over Anti-Government Protests

Ethiopia's defense minister announced the arrests of the "main instigators" linked to anti-government protests roiling the country, insisting that armed federal patrols were trying to minimizing violence. At least a handful of civilian deaths have been reported over the last several days.  "If these people were not arrested, imagine how much destruction would happen," Siraj Fegessa said at a Wednesday news briefing in Addis Ababa. His comments came hours...

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