Amhara Police Commission statement on arrested suspects

Melat Mulugeta

According to official reports, Ethiopian authorities have arrested more than 300 people suspected of being involved in a failed coup attempt on June 22, 2019. Following the coup d’etat, the Ethiopian government launched nationwide crackdown on the organized coup attempt, mainly in the Amhara region and the capital Addis Ababa. Abere Adamu, Amhara Region Police Commissioner, gave a statement on the arrested suspects in the region.