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Ethiopia tourists eritrea blames 2012 1 19

Ethiopia tourists eritrea blames 2012 1 19

Unidentified tourists, part of the group that were attacked in Ethiopia’s Afar region, arrive at Bole International airport in Addis Ababa on Janu. 18, 2012. Two Germans, two Hungarians and one Austrian were killed by gunmen near the Erta Ale volcano in in Ethiopia’s remote north early Jan. 17. The Ethiopian government blamed Eritrean rebels for the attack, in which two foreigners were also kidnapped and two foreigners were injured. Eritrea vehemently denied they were behind the killings.

Jenny Vaughan