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Grenade Attack in Ethiopia’s Anwar Mosque Injures 10

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A grenade attack happened shortly after Friday prayers in Grand Anwar Mosque located in predominant Muslim neighborhood of Mercato in the capital city of Ethiopia Addis Ababa injuring 10 people.

Reports indicate one person lost his life in the attack that no one has so far claimed responsibility and the government has not pointed fingers at any suspected groups.

The Grand Anwar Mosque is the biggest in the capital.

The government of Ethiopia sentenced 18 Muslims up to 22 years in prison under controversial laws.


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