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Eritrea, Sudan Army Chiefs Met in Khartoum (Update)

High level Eritrean military delegation headed by General Filipos Woldeyohannes is in Sudan to consolidate existing defense and security cooperation further.

BY TESFANEWS

The Eritrean Chief of Staff, General Filipos Weldeyohans, and the Chairman of the Sudanese Joint Chiefs of Staff Lt General Muhammad Othman Al-Hussein today held a session of joint talks in Khartoum. Continue reading Eritrea, Sudan Army Chiefs Met in Khartoum (Update)

TPLF Faction Depose Chief of Staff Samora Yunis

The TPLF house of cards is coming apart brick-by-brick

Careening towards implosion. Wracked by intense infighting and internal divisions, a faction of the troubled ruling TPLF regime led by Sebhat Nega decided to depose Chief of Staff General Samora Yunis for good.

BY ENGIDU WOLDIE | ESAT NEWS

A faction of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), a regime ruling Ethiopia with an iron fist, has decided to depose Chief of Staff Samora Yunis, according to ESAT sources.

The faction led by Sebehat Nega that came out triumphant after a marathon of meetings and infighting within the TPLF has reportedly wanted Samora out and be replaced by one of the four-star generals recently promoted by the regime. Continue reading TPLF Faction Depose Chief of Staff Samora Yunis

Eritrea Appoints New Chief of Staff

Major General Philipos, EDF Chief of Staff

By TesfaNews,

President Isayas Afwerki today named Major General Philipos Woldeyohannes as the country’s new Chief of staff.

The appointment followed after the late Chief of Staff of the Eritrean Defense Forces, Major General Gerezgheri “Wuchu” passed away two weeks ago.

General Philipos is one of the most prominent and decorated commanders with in the Eritrean armed forces ever since the liberation struggle.

The President also appointed Mr. Woldemichael Abraha to serve as the next Minister of Local Governments.  Continue reading Eritrea Appoints New Chief of Staff