On 30 November, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed urged rebels in Tigray to surrender, saying government forces were closing in on victory. ... It comes just a week after the PM pledged to lead military operations on the frontline.
Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed was widely hailed as a dynamic young reformer when he swept to power in 2018, but that reputation lies in tatters one year ... into a brutal civil conflict in the north of the country marked by allegations of mass starvation, gang rape and ethnic cleansing.
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A year after the Tigray war erupted in northern Ethiopia, there’s growing fear that not only will the union of rebel forces enter the capital ... Addis Ababa, but the spillover effect risks weakening an already fragile region. But could the chaos within Ethiopia’s borders play into the advantage of Sudan, especially since its coup d’état has once again further destablised the country?
Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta held private talks with Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and President Sahle Work Zewde on Sunday, as ... regional leaders scramble for a solution to the country’s year-long civil war.