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Ethiopia: Death toll rises to 182 in Gambella attack by South Sudanese Gunmen

Death toll rises to 182 in the Gambella attack carried out by South Sudanese armed Murle tribe. The total number of death reached 208 including those killed last month. The number of children kidnapped  reached 108 including those kidnapped last month.
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The Armed group infiltrated into Ethiopia through South Sudan border.

Ethiopian Government Communication Affairs Office said, the government will strengthen military action against Murle armed men. So far, the Ethiopian military have killed 60 armed men and recovered more than 11 military weapons.

Ethiopian Ministry of Health medical team moved to the area to help those injured by the incident.

Ethiopian government expressed condolences to victims of the attack.

Source: EBC

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