Ethiopian Intelligence Forces Nab 14 Islamic State, al-Shabab Terrorists

Fourteen suspected members of extremist Islamic State (IS) and al-Shabab groups have been arrested in Ethiopia, according to the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) on Saturday.

According to a statement, the 14 suspects were arrested while planning terror attacks in different parts of Ethiopia.

The are also accused of “recruiting potential terror cell members”.

“The arrests were made in collaboration with federal police commission, Addis Ababa Police, Amhara Police, Oromia Police and Somali region police commissions,” said the statement.

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