Explosion hits Ethiopian capital – BBC

May 20th, 2008 Print Print Email Email

There has been a blast on a minibus in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa.

The blast occurred at 1630GMT. Casualties are reported. There is no word so far on the cause.

In April, there were explosions at two petrol stations in the city. Ethiopia blamed them on Eritrean-backed militants – a charge denied by Eritrea. (more…)

There has been a blast on a minibus in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa.

The blast occurred at 1630GMT. Casualties are reported. There is no word so far on the cause.

In April, there were explosions at two petrol stations in the city. Ethiopia blamed them on Eritrean-backed militants – a charge denied by Eritrea.

Tensions between the two stem from Ethiopia’s failure to hand over the town of Badme, which a UN-backed commission awarded to Eritrea.

Eritrea wants the international community to put pressure on Ethiopia to withdraw.

  1. Eshi
    | #1

    Ginbot7 Claims Responsibility.

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  2. Danni
    | #2

    Eshi

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  3. koki
    | #3

    Abugida please monitor the garbage that the woyane agents write.
    thanks

  4. muleta
    | #4

    Yes, take care of the messangers of the wolves! keep away the TPLF agents from disrupting the free media. Let them remain in Aiga and Walta!! Those bad dogs are beating us here in the free press too!

    Selam le Ethiopia!!

  5. | #5

    Ginbot 7 liberty to individual humanbeing but death to Ethiopia

  6. Yashiqu
    | #6

    This Ginbout 7 thing reminds me of an ethiopian saying….
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  7. WoyaneDidIt
    | #7

    Abugida, please clean your forum from tplf cadre

    NO ONE did it other than woyane. Cancer for Ethiopia. Anti Ethiopian woyane, serving outsiders

    canerous woyane should be eradicated.

  8. serke
    | #8

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    trust me!!

  9. yared
    | #9

    Genbot 7

  10. ee
    | #10

    kiki and weyane did it

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    Ginbot 7 is responsible

  11. lemicen
    | #11

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  12. AnbesaoW
    | #12

    Ginbot 7 the emerge of Demokracy abort by
    Woyne but now we will be more strategik to demolish anti Democracy Govenement from Ethiopia.

    Ethiopi for Ethiopins !!!!!!!!!!!

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