The ethnic clash in Benishangul Gumuz

Melat Mulugeta

June 22, 2019, is one of the tragedic days for Ethiopians as a result of assassinations that resulted in the deaths of many and shook the country. Just when the situation was considered to be limited in Bahir Dar and Addis Ababa, Ashadli Hassen, President of Benishangul-Gumuz state, announced a clash that had occurred in the region on the morning of the coup. According to the president, 37 individuals have been reported to be dead while some have been injured due to an attack by an unidentified group at dawn.