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Clash in Harar’s Hamaressa IDPs camp leaves 4 dead
Internally Displaced Persons in Hamaressa camp

Clash in Harar’s Hamaressa IDPs camp leaves 4 dead

Four individuals, including a police officer, died yesterday in a clash between security forces and the youth in Harar, Hamaressa camp that houses Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) from the Ethiopian Somali Regional State.

Additional ten people have also sustained injuries from the clashes.

According to sources close to the camp, the injured people are receiving medical treatment in Hiwot Fana Hospital in Harar town.

Sources also confirmed that the situation in the camp is currently under control.

The camp is believed to have housed around four thousand displaced persons.