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Over 4,600 Ethiopian Refugees Cross Eritrea in June

Growing number of Tigray refugees in Eritrea
Growing number of Tigray refugees in Eritrea

By Durame,

A record-breaking 4,634 Ethiopian refugees and asylum seekers have crossed into neighboring Eritrea for the month of June, opposition sources in Asmara have disclosed.

Eritrea, which is currently housing tens of thousands of Ethiopian refugees, has declined to comment about the alarming number of Ethiopian youth entering their borders.

Severe government oppression and lack of economic opportunities are the leading causes of youth fleeing Ethiopia, according to refugees inside the country.  Continue reading Over 4,600 Ethiopian Refugees Cross Eritrea in June