Federal Security and Security Joint Task Force announces action against anti-Ethiopian forces
On April 18, 2014, the Federal Security Service (FSS) said action was being taken against anti-Ethiopian forces in the town of Gondar in the central Gondar region of Amhara State over sectarian violence. Security Joint Task Force Announces
The Joint Task Force said in a statement to the media today: Anti-Ethiopian anti-Ethiopian forces have been trying to destabilize the country by spreading ethnic hatred.
The forces that thwarted this attempt by the strong collective values that society has built over the years, have been using various forms of religion to create suspicion, hatred, and conflict.
The statement said the clashes in Gondar were part of a plot to provoke clashes between different faiths and lead to a national crisis. He indicated that appropriate action had been taken against those involved. According to him, 280 individuals involved in the Gondar clashes have been arrested.