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Ethiopian EUFF Rebels Bombed Adigrat Prison, Freed Political Prisoners

The Ethiopian Unity and Freedom Force (EUFF) Rebel group claimed responsibility for the attack

By Getahune Bekele,

The ruling minority junta in Ethiopia has suffered the first real taste of what is to come, on Wednesday 31 October 2012 when a powerful explosion flattened the heavily guarded maximum security prison in the heart of the iron curtain province of Tigray, the late genocidal tyrant, Meles Zenawi’s home province.

The notorious Adigrat prison has been home to more than 1300 key political prisoners detained during the 2005 nationwide anti Zenawi uprising.

According to several reports, more than 40 political prisoners have escaped and the death toll currently stands at 14.  Continue reading Ethiopian EUFF Rebels Bombed Adigrat Prison, Freed Political Prisoners