15 stitches af­ter python lurk­ing in toi­let bites pe­nis

Mass grave found in bor­der re­gion

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A 3M python lurk­ing in a toi­let has bit­ten a Thai man on the pe­nis, lo­cal me­dia said yes­ter­day.

The 45-year-old man was rushed to hospi­tal af­ter be­ing bit­ten by the snake at his home in Bangkok, lo­cal news­pa­per Daily News re­ported.

“I felt some­thing bite my pe­nis. When I saw the snake, I in­stinc­tively caught it with my hands so it could let me go,” the man, who got 15 stitches on his pe­nis, told the news­pa­per.

Res­cuers later caught the python and re­leased it back into the wild, the pa­per re­ported. |


PO­LICE in Ethiopia said they have found a mass grave with 200 bod­ies near the bor­der be­tween the So­mali and Oro­mia re­gions of the coun­try and were try­ing to iden­tify the bod­ies, the BBC re­ported.

The grave was found dur­ing an in­ves­ti­ga­tion into al­leged atroc­i­ties com­mit­ted by the for­mer pres­i­dent of Ethiopia’s So­mali re­gion, Abdi Mo­hamed, who is await­ing trial over al­le­ga­tions he fu­elled eth­nic clashes.

A no­to­ri­ous re­gional se­cu­rity force known as the Liyu po­lice is ac­cused of car­ry­ing out killings in the area and it re­ported di­rectly to the re­gional pres­i­dent. |


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