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Tigray Opposition Parties Claim TPLF Lost 52,000 Fighters

No official death toll has emerged since the fighting began in early November between the Ethiopian federal forces and the toppled Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF).

Without revealing where the estimate comes from, a trio of pro-TPLF Tigray opposition parties, namely the Tigray Independence Party, the National Congress of Great Tigray and Salsay Weyane Tigray, claims that more than 50,000 killed in the three-month Tigray conflict. (Photo: @Ethiopia24News)

BY AWASA GUARDIAN

According to affiliates of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), at least 52,000 Tigrayan fighters have reportedly died since war broke out in the northern Tigray state of Ethiopia. The breaking news was announced online by members of the fringe Natsnet group made up of former TPLF members, and gained popularity after the TPLF lost power in Addis Ababa in 2018. Continue reading Tigray Opposition Parties Claim TPLF Lost 52,000 Fighters