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Army Takes Tigray Regional Capital of Mekelle

Prime Minister says military operations in Tigray is over after army seizes Mekelle.

Ethiopia’s military has gained full control of the the defiant Tigray regional capital of Mekelle. Not yet known if any of the TPLF fugitives are arrested.

BY BBC NEWS

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed says government forces are now “fully in control” of the regional capital of the northern Tigray region. The army earlier entered Mekelle as it stepped up its offensive against the Tigray People’s Liberation Front. Continue reading Army Takes Tigray Regional Capital of Mekelle