Tag Archives: Northern Command

TPLF: A Prisoner of its Own Device

“There is no such thing as a cakewalk in war, but if there ever was one, the capture of Mekelle would be it.” – Prof. Al Mariam

After a 27-year rule of oppression, corruption, invasion, and human rights violations, the time has come for the TPLF old guards to bite the bullet and face justice.

BY SENNAY ZEMEN

When the reformist forces led by Dr. Abiy Ahmed took the helm of political power after chucking the TPLF out of its high handed rule and trampling their feet on the heads of their enemy, they set to introduce a number of political, economic and social reforms, which the country had been devoid of for decades. Continue reading TPLF: A Prisoner of its Own Device

Tigray: Story of a Fall Between Tragedy and Falsehood

The truth must be respected.

BY ROBERT CROWE | ASSOCIATED MEDIAS *

Disinformation is the latest dangerous weapon left in the hands of the Tigray elites and their allies who have not accepted the change of government in Ethiopia led by Nobel Peace Prize winner Abiy Ahmed. The U.S. magazine “The Week” is the latest victim of this barrage of fake news subtly branched out by what remains of the TPLF, the Tigray People’s Liberation Front, the party of former Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, and of current WHO Director-General Tedros Adhamon. Continue reading Tigray: Story of a Fall Between Tragedy and Falsehood

Why Ethiopia’s Tigray Conflict Won’t Turn into a Protracted Insurgency

If the TPLF was anticipating to get significant (public) support, it didn’t happen.

BY MOHAMMED IBRAHIM SHIRE | TRT WORLD

The Tigray People’s Liberation Front has executed a series of coercive steps to provoke a conflict at the local, national and regional level to force international powers to intervene.

On November 4, the Tigrayan People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) launched coordinated attacks on the federal military’s powerful Northern Command headquarters in Mekelle, prompting the Ethiopian government to launch a counter-offensive in TPLF-led Tigray. Continue reading Why Ethiopia’s Tigray Conflict Won’t Turn into a Protracted Insurgency

Arrest Warrant Issued for TPLF Members

The Federal Police Commission has issued an arrest warrant for 64 TPLF members for committing treason, attempting to dismantle the constitution and constitutional order.

BY FBC

An arrest warrant has been issued for members of the TPLF Junta for committing treason, according to the Federal Police Commission.  In a statement issued yesterday, the Commission said TPLF Junta has committed treason by attacking the North Command of the National Defence Forces located in Tigray regional state. Continue reading Arrest Warrant Issued for TPLF Members

Ethiopia to Replace Tigray Region Leadership

Parliament declared Tigray regional administration as illegal and voted to replace it

Ethiopia’s House of Federation voted to set up an interim administration by replacing the leadership of the country’s defiant northern Tigray region.

BY CARA ANNA | THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Ethiopia moved Saturday to replace the leadership of the country’s defiant northern Tigray region, where deadly clashes between regional and federal government forces are fueling fears the major African power is sliding into civil war. Tigray’s leader told the African Union that the federal government was planning a “full-fledged military offensive.” Continue reading Ethiopia to Replace Tigray Region Leadership

Ethiopian PM Authorizes Military Offensive After TPLF Attacked Army in Restive Tigray

Ethiopia’s PM ordered the national defence forces to take appropriate measures against renegade TPLF in order to save and defend the country’s sovereignty.

BY TESFANEWS

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed authorised the National Defense Forces to start a military response against the renegade Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), a governing party in the Tigray region, after the group launched a surprise attack over the Northern Command from multiple fronts. Continue reading Ethiopian PM Authorizes Military Offensive After TPLF Attacked Army in Restive Tigray