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‘They Set Everything On Fire’: The Paramilitary Forces Killing People They’re Meant to Protect

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Rehima Bushra, a 28-year-old single mother, is just grateful to be alive. In mid-March, ethnic tensions in her hometown in northern Ethiopia boiled over and led to days of armed clashes. Hundreds died and more were rendered homeless after fighters set houses and businesses ablaze. “During Ramadan, we are to...