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Swedish doctor freed from Ethiopian prison

Demonstrators protesting Maru's imprisonment back in 2016. Photo: Henrik Montgomery/TT

Published: 15.May.2018 13:29 hrs

Fikru Maru, a Swedish-Ethiopian heart doctor, was released from prison in Addis Ababa on Tuesday.

Maru's lawyer, Hans Bagner, confirmed the news to the TT news agency early on Tuesday afternoon.

"This is something we could only dream about. It feels fantastic," he said.

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