URGENT Suspected mastermind of Ethiopia attacks shot dead: state TV
Addis Ababa, June 24, 2019 (AFP) - The security chief of Ethiopia's
northern Amhara state, suspected of being behind a coup bid in the region and
of possible links to the assassination of the army chief, has been shot dead,
state media reported Monday.
"Asaminew Tsige, who has been in hiding since the failed coup attempt over
the weekend has been shot dead" in the regional capital Bahir Dar, state
broadcaster EBC reported.