Breaking: State Media ENA quoted Attorney General’s office as saying charges of 62 individuals discontinued. It includes 26 inmates from

Breaking: State Media ENA quoted Attorney General’s office as saying charges of 62 individuals discontinued. It includes 26 inmates from the #QilintoFire including #Swedish cardiologist Dr. Fikru Maru. 4 inmates will continue defending charges.

It is to be remembered that on May 8 eight of the 38 inmates in #QilintoFire: Nassir Degu, Naol Shameri, Kassim Genbo, Abdulahi Aliye, Ismael Bekele, Angaw Tegegn, Seife Girma, and Dinsa Fafa were already declared free of all charges by the Federal court 4th criminal bench.

However criminal charges against four of the 38 inmates are not dropped. They are 31st defendant Getacher Eshete, 32nd defendant Tofik Shikur, 33rd defendant Shemsul Seid and 34th defendant Fitsum Getachew. If found guilty they can be jailed up to 20 years.

However, activist Eyerusalem Tesfaw is reporting that this morning inmate Captain Masresha Sete, Agbabaw Setegn & Fikremariam Asmamaw the1st, 5th & 15th defendants consecutively of the #QilintoFire, were transferred to Batu (Ziway) federal prison. #Ethiopia