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Ethiopians gather for festival marred by bloodshed

A year ago Firommisa Darasa barely made it out of Ethiopia's Irreecha festival alive, managing to escape from a deep ditch where dozens perished.

U.S. issues security alert for Ethiopia’s Irreecha citing chaos of 2016

The United States Embassy in Ethiopia has issued a security message for its citizens with respect to Sunday, October 1 Irreecha festival in the Oromia region.

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