New York

23 June 2018

Statement Attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Ethiopia

Statement Attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Ethiopia
The Secretary-General learned with grave concern the news of an explosion on Saturday at a rally attended by H.E. Abiy Ahmed, Prime Minister of Ethiopia.
The Secretary-General condemns this act of violence. He conveys his condolences to the families of the victims and wishes a speedy recovery to those injured.
The Secretary-General expresses his solidarity with the Government and People of Ethiopia.
 
 
Stéphane Dujarric
Spokesman for the Secretary-General