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‘The war is senseless’: Sojourn to the heart of Ethiopia’s civil strife

Between 7,000 and 12,000 Ethiopian Jews are estimated to be living in the Tigray region.

By PAULA SLIER , SASHA STAR
24/02/2022

UN rights office decries Ethiopia airstrikes, says 108 killed this month

Liz Throssell, an OHCHR spokesperson, described numerous attacks, including on a private minibus, an airport and a camp for displaced people.

By REUTERS
15/01/2022
Members of Amhara region militias ride on their truck as they head to face the Tigray People's Liber

US concerned over Turkey's drone sales to conflict-hit Ethiopia

The year-long war between Ethiopia's government and the leadership of the northern Tigray region has killed thousands of civilians and displaced millions.

By REUTERS
22/12/2021

Ethiopian government recaptures Lalibela, a UN World Heritage site

Forces aligned with the Tigray People's Liberation Front had taken control of the town, in the Amhara region, in early August.

By REUTERS
01/12/2021

Ethiopian soldiers retake territory in Amhara region

She said the Amhara forces had left in the direction of Lalibela on Wednesday morning, and residents coming from that direction said the Tigrayan forces had left there too.

By REUTERS
01/12/2021

Ethiopia expels four Irish diplomats as Tigray conflict escalates

In addition, Britain called on its nationals to leave Ethiopia immediately.

By REUTERS
24/11/2021

Israel must back democratic Ethiopian gov’t - opinion

Israel, as a friendly nation, continues to be a staunch supporter of peace and stability in Ethiopia. 

By FASIL LEGESSE
22/11/2021

Are the Jews of Ethiopia in danger?

DIASPORA AFFAIRS: Economic hardship and forced conscription are becoming increasing worries for the communities of Jews and descendants in Ethiopia as the civil war intensifies.

At rally to back military's campaign, Ethiopians denounce US

Some demonstrators denounced the United States as a year-long war that has killed thousands of people intensified amid rebel advances last weekend.

By REUTERS
07/11/2021
Members of Amhara region militias ride on their truck as they head to face the Tigray People's Liber

Joint UN, Ethiopia rights team: 'All sides committed abuses in Tigray'

All sides are accused of torturing and killing civilians, carrying out gang rapes and making arrests on the basis of ethnicity.

By REUTERS
03/11/2021
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