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Ethiopia: deterioration of humanitarian situation in Tigray region

Ethiopia: deterioration of humanitarian situation in Tigray region

Authorities in Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region have warned of the deteriorating humanitarian situation and blamed the government-imposed blockade for increasing hunger levels. According to the United Nations, no aid convoy has reached Tigray since mid-December and nine million people need food aid in three regions. The Tigray People’s Liberation Front …

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Ethiopia. US calls for release of those arrested during state of emergency

Ethiopia. US calls for release of those arrested during state of emergency

US State Department spokesman Ned Price has welcomed the lifting of the state of emergency in Ethiopia and called on authorities for the release of detainees. According to the spokesperson, the lifting of the state of emergency was “another important step” by the Ethiopian government paving the way “for a …

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Ethiopia: federal troops plan to ‘eliminate’ Tigrayan forces

Ethiopia: federal troops plan to 'eliminate' Tigrayan forces

Ethiopian army is planning to enter the Tigray regional capital of Mekelle and “eliminate” rebellious forces, a top military official said on Friday. In an interview with state-affiliated media outlet Fana broadcast, Ethiopian Defence Forces (EDF) deputy army chief General Abebaw Tadesse said the country would not be at peace …

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Ethiopia: TPLF accuses Eritrea of attacking its troops

Ethiopia: TPLF accuses Eritrea of attacking its troops

Leaders of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) in Ethiopia on Sunday accused neighboring Eritrean forces of attacking Tigray forces. TPLF’s spokesperson, Getachew Reda tweeted that fresh attacks had been launched against the group’s forces. The Eritrean military launched fresh attacks against our forces yesterday in Sigem Kofolo, #AfiTsetser, located …

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