In Ethiopia, Bitter Social Conflict Plays Out On The Soccer Field

Ethiopian teams Adama City and Welwalo Adigrat University play in a soccer match. Stadiums have become battlefields and teams have become a proxy for the political divisions in the country.

Protests have raged across Ethiopia for three years — and they’re spilling over to the country’s favorite sport.

(Image credit: Eyder Peralta/NPR)


Source: NPR