2019-09-06: According to current reports, two aid workers were killed by armed attackers in western Ethiopia on Thursday (05 September). The incident occurred near Nguenyyiel refugee camp in the Gambella region. Information on the nationalities of the victims, who worked for the humanitarian organisation 'Action for Hunger', was not immediately available.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Armed clashes are possible during arrests of suspects. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution, to strictly avoid operations of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.