Drs Tsegezab Gebregergis
There were unconfirmed reports circulating in the social media that Yemane Gebreab, the political adviser to the self-proclaimed President of Eritrea, was attacked by unknown assailants using axe, spiked club and dagger. Yemane (Monkey) was assaulted as he was living after having dinner at a PFDJ owned Eritrean restaurant in via Montebello at around 23.00pm in Rome, Italy.
Mdrebahri has now confirmed beyond any doubt that Yemane Gebreab is indeed seriously wounded and is in a critical condition at a hospital in Rome.
The Eritrean Ambassador to Italy, Mr. Petros Fissehatsion, was not the target. Nevertheless he is lightly injured his hand in the ambush.
The Italian press have now confirmed two persons were involved in the attack and that one of the assailants is arrested by the Italian police (see photo).