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Twin Cities businessman released from detainment in Ethiopia

Posted on AllSides January 2nd, 2023
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A Twin Cities businessman detained by authorities in Ethiopia after he visited family there last week was released Monday and on his way back to Minnesota, his son said. Tashitta Tufaa, the Ethiopian-American businessman and founder of Fridley school bus company Metropolitan Transportation Network, was detained at Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa and held in the city for three days. Tufaa's son, Nuurasuu Tufaa, 20, said he and his four siblings cannot wait to have their father back. They are baffled trying to understand why he was arrested, he...

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