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Ethiopia’s Tigray Region to Hold Election, Defying Federal Government

TPLF warns the gov’t against obstructing its upcoming election in Tigray, says it’s tantamount to “declaration of war”

The disgraced TPLF left a legacy of division, violence, and endemic corruption in Ethiopia. Its latest foolish attempt to profoundly challenge the Federal gov’t militarily may bring untold suffering to the people of Tigray. (Photo: @Ethiopia24News)

BY GIULIA PARAVICINI | REUTERS

Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region will head to the polls on Wednesday in defiance of the federal government, the latest challenge to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed from a slew of regional leaders flexing their muscles ahead of next year’s national elections. Continue reading Ethiopia’s Tigray Region to Hold Election, Defying Federal Government