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Eritrea and Ethiopia: Some Thoughts on Recent Events in Tigray

Recent events in Tigray
In war, TRUTH is the first casualty.

BY FIKREJESUS AMAHAZION (Ph.D.)

Yesterday, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed ordered a military offensive to subdue the region’s ruling party, the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF). After the latter’s forces launched an attack on a federal army base, trying “to loot” military assets, he stated that “Our defense forces … have been ordered to carry out their mission to save the country. The final point of the red line has been crossed. Force is being used as the last measure to save the people and the country.” Continue reading Eritrea and Ethiopia: Some Thoughts on Recent Events in Tigray

Ethiopia PM Claims Army Success Against TPLF

Abiy Ahmed says rebel attack contained in the region with ‘more operations in the coming days’

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said the army has succeeded in containing a TPLF attack in the restive Tigray region that sparked fears of a civil war.

BY AL JAZEERA

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said the army has succeeded in containing a rebel attack in the northern Tigray region after it was deployed to quell an uprising by the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) that sparked fears of a civil war. Continue reading Ethiopia PM Claims Army Success Against TPLF