BBC News – Tributes to British geologist shot in Ethiopia

Jason ReadTributes have been paid to a man who was shot dead in Ethiopia where he was working as a geologist for an oil firm.Jason Read, 39, who was originally from Portsmouth, was killed during an ambush on 5 April near Danot in the conflict-stricken Ogaden region.He worked for Derbyshire-based IMC Geophysics International – which was subcontracted to oil giant Petronas.Mr Read’s father said his son loved working and knew about the dangers in the places he was employed.

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