Ethiopia ‘Eliminates’ Gunmen Linked to Deadly Bus Attack

ADDIS ABEBA – The authorities in Benishangul-Gumuz say they have “eliminated” a group of gunmen linked to an attack on a passenger bus.

At least 34 civilians were killed in the Saturday evening bus attack that was carried out by unidentified gunmen in Dibate district.

Police in the state said the 16 attackers were “messengers” of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), whose forces currently fighting the federal government in the northern Tigray of Ethiopia.