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World - Africa
9/19/2023 4:45:15 PM
U.N.-backed human rights experts say war crimes continue in Ethiopia despite a peace accord signed nearly a year ago to end a conflict that engulfed the country’s northern Tigray region. The violence has left at least 10,000 people affected by rape and other sexual violence — mostly women and girls, they found.

World - Africa
3/20/2023 7:17:24 PM
The United States has concluded that Ethiopian and Eritrean troops as well as rebels committed war crimes during the brutal two-year conflict, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Monday, days after he visited Addis Ababa.

World - Africa
1/22/2023 2:10:00 PM
Eritrean forces have been leaving towns in the war-torn region of Tigray, locals told AFP, as the United States hailed a pullout seen as key to a landmark peace deal.

World - Africa
1/20/2023 6:46:08 PM
Witnesses in some towns across Ethiopia’s Tigray region say troops from neighboring Eritrea have started withdrawing in large convoys, a potentially significant development after a devastating conflict in the region ended late last year.

World - Africa
12/2/2022 3:01:26 PM
Eritrean troops have continued killing dozens of civilians in Ethiopia's Tigray region and committing other abuses weeks after the two main warring parties signed a peace deal, according to an official document seen by The Associated Press.

World - Africa
7/13/2021 3:27:31 PM
The months of fighting has killed thousands of people, while the United Nations says hundreds of thousands are on the brink of famine

World - Africa
6/29/2021 8:25:19 PM
Eritrean soldiers, accused by witnesses of some of the war's worst atrocities

World - Africa
6/21/2021 8:24:58 PM
Eritrean troops stand accused of massacring civilians and forcing Eritrean refugees back across the border, according to rights groups

World - Africa
6/16/2021 10:42:24 AM
Though Abiy declared victory in late November, Ethiopia's military and allied fighters remain active including troops from neighboring Eritrea

World - Africa
5/28/2021 12:53:28 PM
Despite claims by both Ethiopia and Eritrea that they were leaving, Eritrean soldiers are in fact more firmly entrenched than ever in Tigray, where they are brutally gang-raping women and killing civilians

World - Africa
5/21/2021 7:35:12 PM
The massacre in Axum in late November represents one of the deadliest incidents of the six-month-old war in Ethiopia's Tigray region

World - Africa
5/4/2021 4:51:25 PM
The visit came as Afwerki faces growing pressure from the international community, including the US, to withdrew Eritrean troops from Tigray.

World - Africa
4/27/2021 6:29:12 PM
Abiy's government said in mid-April that no one had died from hunger during the war

World - Africa
4/26/2021 8:50:33 PM
Blinken noted that Eritrean forces and Amhara regional forces in the conflict-torn region are contributing to the growing humanitarian disaster and committing human rights abuses

World - Africa
4/15/2021 9:05:44 PM
Mark Lowcock told a closed Security Council meeting that the UN knows that 4.5 million of Tigray's nearly 6 million people need humanitarian aid and the government estimates 91% of the population needs emergency food

World - Africa
4/4/2021 9:40:20 AM
The Eritreans ‘have now started to evacuate’ Tigray and Ethiopian forces have ‘taken over guarding the national border,’ Ethiopia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement

World - Africa
3/23/2021 2:42:15 PM
Abiy said Eritrean troops had crossed the border because they were concerned they would be attacked by TPLF forces, he also acknowledged for the first time that atrocities like rape had been committed during the fighting

World - Africa
3/5/2021 2:59:48 PM
Eritrean forces shot dead hundreds of children and civilians in a November massacre in neighbouring Ethiopia's war-hit Tigray region, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said

World - Africa
2/27/2021 10:46:30 AM
Amnesty said it had spoken to 41 witnesses who described the mass killings of "many hundreds of civilians" by Eritrean troops in Axum, an ancient city in northern Ethiopia

World - Africa
2/11/2021 9:22:28 PM
Eritrea and Ethiopia have both denied that Eritrean troops operated on Ethiopian territory

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