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[Published: Friday October 03 2008]

Ethiopia frees Kenyan terror suspects

AddisAbaba, 4 Oct-(ANA)- Eight Kenyan men deported to Ethiopia and jailed asterror suspects for more than a year have returned to Kenya.

Theeight were imprisoned in 2007 on suspicion of being members of an Islamicmilitia driven out of Somalia by Ethiopian troops.

Humanrights activists and Muslim groups say Kenya's government rounded up anddeported terror suspects after thousands of people fled Somalia.

AKenyan official said all eight had now been returned to their homes. (ANA)

FA/ANA/04October 2008---

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