Security operation near Bahir Dar, North Western Ethiopia, claimed lives

There was an exchange of fire in the morning of Sunday, in Bahir Dar, the seat of Amhara regional state in North Western Ethiopia reported DW Amharic citing eyewitnesses in the city. 

Security forces were involved in the exchange of fire in the locality known as Abay Mado.

The suspect and an unspecified number of security forces are killed during what looked like a security operation, according to DW report. 

The region’s police commissioner, Abere Adamu, said “he was in a meeting and did not get a report regarding the situation,” as reported by DW Amharic, in a way confirming that the incident happened.