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(Special for CAFS) Illegal arms intercepted in northern Ethiopia

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

ADDIS ABABA, March 14 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia said on Wednesday it has intercepted 21 handguns and more than 15,000 bullets that were being smuggled in Ethiopia's northern Amhara regional state.
Berhane Mebrat, supervisor of Gondar Serba Customs Station, Amhara, said the arms were found stashed inside a pickup truck travelling from Metema city near Sudan border west to Gondar city, reported state-owned Ethiopia News Agency.
He further said four people who were inside the pickup truck during its sei ...