Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s statement on the crisis in the Amhara Region

Melat Mulugeta

After the news of the alleged coup in Amhara region that has led to the assassination of the region’s president broke out, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed issued a statement on Sunday, June 23, 2019. In his statement, PM Abiy address suspects behind organizing and executing the coup and the assassinations. He also stated the incidents that had happened and confirmed deaths and injured individuals. In the end, the prime minister ordered the immediate capture of those responsible.