Unidentified relatives and friends mourn for the Ethiopians who were were held captive in Libya and killed by ISIS, in the poor Cherkos Village neighborhood of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Monday, April 20, 2015. (AP Photo)
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Ethiopia began three days of national mourning Tuesday, with joint Christian and Muslim prayers for more than 20 Ethiopian Christians killed by ISIS militants in Libya.Joint prayers were held along with Muslim leaders, led by Sheikh Mohammed Jemal, head of Ethiopia's Islamic Affairs Supreme Council, who said the killing of people like "chickens" had no place in Islam.Tesfaye described how his brother Balcha, an electrician, as well as his friend Eyasu Yekuneamelak -- also seen killed on the video -- left Ethiopia two months ago seeking work and a better life, heading first for Sudan and then to Libya, in the hope to making the crossing to Italy.An estimated 800 people drowned Sunday off Libya in the Mediterranean's worst migrant disaster.
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