World Bulletin/News Desk
Well-known Ethiopian religious leader Sheikh Nuri Imam Mohammed was assasinated in an armed assault on Tuesday.
According to Ethiopian state news agency ENA, Sheikh Mohammed died when attacked by unidentified assailants in Desi, a town in Amhara region in northwestern part of the country.
The death of Sheikh Mohammed caused widespread reactions in the region.
Thousands of people organized protests to condemn the attack, and requested the government to arrest the perpetrators to judge them before the public.Güncelleme Tarihi: 09 Temmuz 2013, 14:39