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Sexual violence being used as weapon of war in Ethiopia’s Tigray, U.N. says

Sexual violence is being used as a weapon of war in Ethiopia’s Tigray, the U.N. aid chief told the Security Council on Thursday, prompting the U.S. envoy to challenge the…

Eritrea admits presence in Ethiopia’s Tigray, tells U.N. withdrawing

Eritrea told the United Nations Security Council on Friday that it has agreed to start withdrawing its troops from Ethiopia’s Tigray region, acknowledging publicly for the first time the country’s…

Ethiopia’s hidden war

“Sternford Moyo, President of the International Bar Association, has added his voice to the calls for action. ‘The massacre of unarmed children, the use of rape as a weapon of…

G7 Foreign Ministers’ statement on the situation in Tigray, Ethiopia (2 April 2021)

We, the G7 Foreign Ministers of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States of America and the High Representative of the European Union are strongly…

Ethiopian PM confirms Eritrean troops entered Tigray during conflict

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed confirmed for the first time on Tuesday that troops from neighbouring Eritrea entered the northern Tigray region during the five-month-old conflict,…

NEWS ALERT: EU IMPOSES TRAVEL BAN, ASSET FREEZE SANCTIONS INCLUDING ON ERITREA OVER SERIOUS VIOLATIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS AROUND THE WORLD

Addis Abeba, March 22/2021 – The EU Council today decided to impose restrictive measures on eleven individuals and four entities responsible for serious human rights violations and abuses in various…