AUC Chairperson Condemns Attack against Civilians in Burayu

Addis Ababa September 20/2018 African Union Commission Chairperson, Moussa Faki Mahamat condemned the attack against innocent civilians in Burayu, near Addis Ababa at the weakened.

In his statement, Chairperson Faki strongly condemned the attack calling it “cowardly acts”.

He expressed African Union’s condolences to the government of Ethiopia and the families of the victims, as well as its solidarity at this moment of mourning.

“This criminal attack will only strengthen the resolve of the Ethiopian leadership and people to stand in unity, persevere on the path of reform and ensure the prevalence of the rule of the law,” he said.

Hailing the commitment and determination of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, the Chairperson reiterated AU’s support to the efforts of the Ethiopian government.