Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, May 2, 2010 – The Joint Anti-terror Taskforce of the National Intelligence and Security Service and the Federal Police said it apprehended members of the Oromo National Liberation Front (ONLF) and Al-shabab who were trained by the Eritrean government to downplay the fourth national elections in Ethiopia.
In a press statement it sent to ENA on Saturday the taskforce said the terrorists, who promote the cause of the busiest regime of Eritrean government to destabilize the region, have been detained while they were entering via Somaliland and Somalia borders.
The taskforce said the terrorists and henchmen have put under custody with their weapons as they are to execute their subversive plot in the metropolis owing to the coordinated effort of the security forces and the public.
The statement said the documents revealed that the Eritrean government is still instigating conflicts and war to kill civilians and to explode grenade to downplay the ongoing smooth election process.
The taskforce called on the public to intensify its effort to curtail the disruptive acts of the Eritrean government and its clique.