30 bodies were found on the banks of a river between Sudan and Ethiopia’s Tigray region – Arabs and the world – the world

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Two Ethiopian refugees and four Sudanese witnesses said on Monday that waters in Sudan pushed at least 30 bodies into the banks of a river flowing from the Tigray region, which lies in northern Ethiopia. The bodies were found in the Setit River, the current de facto border line between the area controlled by the … Read more

Ethiopian Airlines denies shipping weapons and soldiers to war-torn Tigray region

Ethiopian Airlines denies shipping weapons and soldiers to war torn Tigray

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest airline in Africa, denied on Sunday that it was transporting weapons and soldiers to the war-torn Tigray region. Calls appeared on social media to boycott the state airline over allegations that it was involved in the nine-month-old conflict. “Ethiopian Airlines strongly refutes all recent baseless and baseless allegations circulating on social … Read more

US calls for an end to violence against Eritreans in Ethiopia’s Tigray region

US calls for an end to violence against Eritreans in

The United States is deeply concerned about reported attacks on Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia’s Tigray region, a US State Department spokeswoman said Tuesday, calling for the harassment and attacks to stop. “We are deeply concerned about credible reports of attacks by forces affiliated with the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) and Tigray militias against Eritrean … Read more

Thousands of Ethiopians from Amhara region cross Sudan to flee conflict

Thousands of Ethiopians from Amhara region cross Sudan to flee

Three thousand Ethiopian asylum seekers entered Sudan late on Monday, according to a government report seen by AFP, coming from the Amhara region bordering the conflict-affected Tigray region. The two regions, both bordering Sudan, are embroiled in a decades-old dispute over land at the heart of an eight-month-old war in Tigray. “Three thousand people of … Read more

Amhara in Ethiopia calls on residents to fight Tigray rebels

Three more regions strengthen Ethiopias army Amhara in the fight

Ethiopia’s Amhara region on Sunday called on all armed residents to mobilize to fight the rebels from conflict-affected Tigray, calling it a “survival campaign,” state media reported. Amhara borders Tigray to the south, and the two regions are embroiled in a decades-old land conflict that has become central to the eight-month-old war in Tigray. Sunday’s … Read more

Fighting in Ethiopia’s Afar region forces 54,000 people to flee

Ethiopian Tigray forces release about 1000 captive government soldiers

Attacks by Tigrayan forces in Ethiopia’s Afar region have displaced more than 54,000 people from their homes, an official said Thursday, as the eight-month-old conflict appeared to be spreading beyond Tigray in the north. Afar’s regional spokesman Ahmed Koloyta said Tigrayan fighters took control of three districts in Afar this week. For the latest headlines, … Read more

Tigrayan troops invade territory of Ethiopia’s Afar region

قوات تيجراي تدخل أراضي إقليم عفر الإثيوبي

date of publication: 19 July 2021 14:07 GMT Update date: 19 July 2021 14:20 GMT A spokesman for Ethiopia’s Afar region said today, Monday, that troops from the northern region of Tigray carried out attacks in Afar lands, extending the scope of the conflict that has been going on for eight months to an area. … Read more

Ethiopia arrests hundreds for alleged support for Tigray rebels: state media

Ethiopia arrests hundreds for alleged support for Tigray rebels state

Hundreds of people have been arrested and businesses closed in the Ethiopian capital on suspicion of supporting the Tigrayan rebels in the country’s war-torn northern region, police told state media on Saturday. For the latest headlines, follow our Google News channel online or via the app. Addis Ababa Police Commissioner Getu Argaw said the detainees … Read more

Ethiopian Tigray forces release about 1,000 captive government soldiers

Ethiopian Tigray forces release about 1000 captive government soldiers

Forces in Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region have released about 1,000 government soldiers captured in recent clashes, the ruling party’s head said as both sides prepared to clash over disputed lands in the region’s western region. Debretsion Gebremichael, leader of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), told Reuters late Friday by satellite phone that they have … Read more

Biden urges ceasefire in Ethiopian Tigray, says human rights violations ‘must end’

Biden urges ceasefire in Ethiopian Tigray says human rights violations

US President Joe Biden condemned, on Wednesday, the six-month-old conflict in the war-ravaged Tigray region of Ethiopia, called for a ceasefire and declared that human rights violations “must end.” Biden said in a statement to the White House: “I am deeply concerned about the escalation of violence and the hardening of regional and ethnic divisions … Read more