Opposition called for a two-day strike highlight lawlessness after the killing of former defence force commander, and abductions of army officers.
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Former general was driving with two nephews when he was killed by troops under the control of army commander Tlali Kamoli.
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A military court document lists the names of 45 soldiers detained on suspicion of planning a mutiny.
Ex-military head was traveling with his two sons when soldiers pulled up in three vehicles and opened fire.
Mahao was taken away by Lesotho defense force members after the incident.