Security in SNNP put under temporary federal security force-led command post
Addis Ababa, July 23, 2019 (FBC) –Security in all zones, Hawassa city administration and Specials woredas of the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples’ (SNNP) regional state has been placed under a temporary federal security force-led command post.
According to a statement issued, a decision by the Federal Security Council to put the security under the command post came following the request of the regional state to overcome security challenges that pose serious threat to the well being of the residents.
The decision became effective today, it said.
The violence that occurred in the regional state has resulted in loss of lives and properties, the statement noted.