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Ethiopia arrests 34 al-Shabab terrorists in Somali and Oromo regions

Ethiopian National Intelligence and Security Services (NISS) forces arrested 34 al-Shabab terrorists during operations in the Somali and Oromo regions. The terrorists were planning to attack urban centers in the regions.  Ten arrests were made in West Arsi, East Arsi, West Bale, East Bale, East Shoa, and West and East Hararge zones of the Oromia regional state. The remaining 24 were arrested  Afdera, Dolo, Gode, Jijiga, and Shebele in the Somali region. This event took place on 04/24/2022 at the following location: Somali and Oromo Regions, Ethiopia.

Incident Type: Terrorism

Event Type: Arrest

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 34

Source: Borkena

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