Tags : Tigray Region

Violence Spreads To Ethiopia’s Neighbouring Amhara Region

Violence has since sucked in various ethnic groups in bitter battles over land, and spread from Tigray into Ethiopia’s neighbouring Amhara region. Dragged into a conflict not of their making, members of Ethiopia’s Qemant ethnic group say their only choice was fleeing to Sudan, marking another bleak turn in a widening war. Thousands have been […]

UN Warns Of Imminent Famine In Ethiopia’s Tigray Region

United Nations Humanitarian Chief, Mr Mark Lowcock has warned that famine is imminent in Ethiopia’s embattled Tigray Region. Mr Lowock said the same threat faces the Country’s North, while there is a risk that hundreds of thousands of people or more, will die. He said the economy has been destroyed along with businesses, crops and […]

100 killed in Ethiopia, Somali Border clashes

Border clashes between Ethiopia’s Afar and Somali regions have killed at least 100 people, in the latest outbreak of violence ahead of national elections in June. The Deputy Police Commissioner for the Afar Region, Ahmed Humed said about 100 civilians, many of whom are Herders, have been killed since clashes broke out on Friday, April […]

Eritrean Troops Begin Withdrawal From Ethiopia’s Tigray Region

Eritrean forces have started withdrawing from Ethiopia’s Tigray region in the north after fighting on the Government’s side in a war against the region’s fugitive leaders from the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF). The United States, Germany, France and other G7 countries called for a swift, unconditional and verifiable withdrawal of the Eritrean Soldiers, followed […]