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15 UN peacekeepers from Tigray refuse...

15 UN peacekeepers from Tigray refuse...

Africa

Tue, Feb 23 2021

Tigray has been the theatre of fighting since early November 2020, when Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy...

Red Cross: Death toll from attack in...

Death toll from attack in western Ethiopia...

Africa

Fri, Dec 25 2020

More than 40,000 people fled their homes due to the fighting

Gunmen kill more than 100 in attack...

Gunmen attack kill more than 100 in...

Africa

Thu, Dec 24 2020

The attack came a day after Abiy, the military chief of staff and other senior federal officials visited...

First foreign aid convoy reaches Tigray...

First foreign aid convoy reaches Tigray...

Africa

Sat, Dec 12 2020

Ethiopia had restricted access to Tigray, and a communications blackout has made it difficult to evaluate...

New exile for Eritrean refugees fleeing...

New exile for Eritrean refugees fleeing...

Africa

Sat, Dec 12 2020

After the dramatic shift in alliances, Abiy's forces launched their operation in Tigray on November...

Ethiopia government denies war impeding...

Ethiopia government denies war impeding...

Africa

Fri, Dec 11 2020

The Ethiopian government has portrayed life in Tigray as returning to normal

US: Reports of Eritrean troops in Ethiopia's...

US: Reports of Eritrean troops in Ethiopia's...

Africa

Fri, Dec 11 2020

Eritrea has for years faced accusations of large scale rights abuses

Fighting flares in Ethiopia's Tigray...

Fighting flares in Ethiopia's...

Africa

Sun, Dec 6 2020

A month of fighting between prime minister’s federal army and the TPLF is believed to have killed...

Ethiopia sees war ending, EU complains...

Ethiopia sees war ending, EU complains...

Africa

Sat, Dec 5 2020

Thousands of people are believed to have died while more than 46,000 refugees have crossed to neighbouring...

Where is Ethiopia going after four weeks...

Where is Ethiopia going after four weeks...

Africa

Wed, Dec 2 2020

So far an estimated 45,500 have crossed Ethiopia's western border into Sudan

OP-ED: The looming calamity in...

OP-ED: The looming calamity in...

Sarwar Jahan Chowdhury

Wed, Dec 2 2020

Is it too late to prevent a full scale war?

Tigray forces claim to have shot down...

Tigray forces claim to have shot down...

Africa

Mon, Nov 30 2020

The conflict has been a major test for Abiy, a leader who pledged to unite the myriad ethnic groups that...

Rockets target Eritrea capital after...

Ethiopia declares victory in

Africa

Sun, Nov 29 2020

The TPLF has claimed responsibility only for the first attack two weeks ago

Ethiopian forces begin offensive on...

Ethiopian forces begin offensive on...

Africa

Sat, Nov 28 2020

PM Abiy pledges to protect civilians in city of Mekelle

PM Abiy meets AU envoys for talks on...

PM Abiy meets AU envoys for talks on...

Africa

Fri, Nov 27 2020

The TPLF dominated Ethiopian politics until Abiy rose to power in 2018

Ethiopia PM orders final offensive against...

Ethiopia PM orders final offensive in...

Africa

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Abiy late Sunday gave the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) 72 hours to surrender

Calls to protect civilians in Ethiopia...

Calls to protect civilians in Ethiopia...

Africa

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Tigray remains under a communications blackout and media access to the region has been restricted

3 Bangladeshis unaccounted for in war-torn...

3 Bangladeshis still missing in...

Bangladesh

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Five more evacuated from war-ravaged areas in addition to 102 earlier rescued

Ethiopia commission says Tigray youth...

Tigray youth group killed 600 civilians...

Africa

Tue, Nov 24 2020

The attack was perpetrated against residents of Mai Kadra from the Amhara and Wolkait ethnic groups

Ethiopia's Tigray forces claim battle...

Ethiopia's Tigray forces claim battle...

Africa

Tue, Nov 24 2020

Over 40,000 Ethiopians have fled to neighbouring Sudan, the UN's refugee agency said

Tigray leader tells Ethiopian PM his...

Tigray leader tells Ethiopian PM his...

Africa

Mon, Nov 23 2020

Abiy on Sunday called on the TPLF to surrender peacefully within three days, saying they were 'at...