UPDATE: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Says 20,618 Repatriated From Saudi Arabia

Ethiopians protested at Saudi Mission to the U.N. in New York, Nov. 18th, 2013. (Photo: Kidane Mariam)

Tadias Magazine
News Update

Friday, November 22nd, 2013

New York (TADIAS) — As week two of protests continue in reaction to the recent beatings and killings of Ethiopians in Saudi Arabia, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that it has so far repatriated over 20,000 people back to their country.

Below are the latest updates via Twitter:



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