Killings by Islamic extremists of Ethiopian migrants roil predominantly Christian Ethiopia

April 21, 2015 11:51 AM

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Killings by Islamic extremists of Ethiopian migrants roil predominantly Christian Ethiopia

Unidentified relatives and friends mourn for the Ethiopians who were were held captive in Libya and killed by the Islamic State group, in the poor Cherkos Village neighborhood of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Monday, April 20, 2015. Many in Ethiopia are reeling from the news that several Ethiopians were killed in Libya by the Islamic State group, which over the weekend released a video purporting to show the killings that has shocked many in the predominantly Christian country where some on Monday gathered in an Addis Ababa slum to mourn two former residents whose faces were recognized in the Islamic State video. (AP Photo) (The Associated Press)

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – Hundreds of Ethiopians in Addis Ababa protested the killings of dozens of Ethiopian Christians by Islamic extremists in Libya while parliament weighed a response to the killings.

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