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Blinken: Acts of ‘ethnic cleansing’ committed in Western Tigray

Secretary of State Tony Blinken for the first time Wednesday used the term “ethnic cleansing” to describe human rights abuses he said have been carried out in the Western Tigray…

Young men take up arms in northern Ethiopia as atrocities fuel insurgency

Anger over violence that UN says could amount to war crimes drives recruitment in Tigray Ethiopian troops and their allies in the restive northern province of Tigray face a growing…

Ethiopia: Time to tell the truth, Ambassador

Ethiopia’s war is being fought not just in a blackout, but also in a fog of lies – and Ethiopia’s envoy to the EU is making matters worse. Hirut Zemene,…

US ‘directly’ presses Eritrea to withdraw forces from Tigray

By Cara Anna | AP Jan. 28, 2021 at 9:21 a.m. PST NAIROBI, Kenya — The United States says it has directly “pressed senior levels” of Eritrea’s government to immediately withdraw its…

UK says killers in Ethiopia “must be held to account, whoever they may be” and responds to call that eye witness statements are taken from refugees from Tigray about reports of war crimes and crimes against humanity in that region.

Lord Alton of Liverpool – To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of reports that three senior members of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front, including the former…

Journalist shot dead in Ethiopia’s Tigray – aid worker, residents

NAIROBI (Reuters) – An Ethiopian journalist and his friend have been shot dead by an unidentified person in the northern Tigray region’s capital Mekelle, an aid worker and a resident…