The U.N. rights chief said on Monday she was "deeply disturbed" by reports of continued violations including executions in Ethiopia's Tigray region, and added that a long-awaited joint investigation should be ready by August
Reports that Tigray army inflicting serious reverses on the Ethiopian military in what TDF calls "operation Alula Abanega". Large numbers of ENDF reported killed or captured, including senior officers.
Deputy Chief of Staff of the Sudanese Army from Al-Fashqa: We will not allow the Ethiopians to cultivate an inch of our land
1 month ago
This map by ACLED/BBC shows the unstable situation Ethiopia flag-etflag-et finds itself in, just days before long anticipated general elections (21/06). Almost all of these conflicts erupted over the past 12 months. It's very likely violence will only spread once elections are done
The Somali prime minister, Mohamed Hussein, has called for an investigation to look into reports that SNA soldiers are missing in Ethiopia after a UN report earlier this month as well as protests by angry parents. There are allegations that hundreds may have died with no news
Ethiopian Foreign Ministry Spokesman: Internationalizing and politicizing the issue of the Renaissance Dam is an approach that Egypt has always taken, and we believe that sitting and negotiating is the best
Ethiopia wants to reach understandings after the second filling of the Renaissance Dam
Egypt is working on solutions to deal with the Renaissance Dam crisis
1 month ago
Ethiopian and Eritrean armies carried attack on civilians in Menji/Guya, near Tembien Tigray. 13 civilians 34 animals killed
Sudanese Prime Minister: A legal and binding agreement must be reached regarding the filling and operation of the Renaissance Dam
The Chairperson of the African Union Commission in Khartoum on the crises of the Renaissance Dam and the border with Ethiopia
1 month ago
Ethiopia: Armed rebels kill 27 security forces and injured 10 others in West Oromia The armed rebels launched the onslaught at 5 AM in the morning according to local militias who explained that there were 120 gunmen on the scene
Ethiopia, Djibouti agree to scale up military cooperation
US Ambassador to the UN calls the Security Council to meet publicly on Ethiopia's Tigray region. She also told a virtual event on Tigray, organized by the US and the EU, that it's "time for the Ethiopian government to respond responsibly to requests for humanitarian access"
The Egyptian-Sudanese statement: There are serious risks to Ethiopia's unilateral measures regarding the Renaissance Dam and that the negotiations reach a dead end
Egyptian-Sudanese statement: Ethiopia does not take into account our water interests
Sudanese Prime Minister: The Renaissance Dam poses a threat to the Sudanese and the Roseires dam
Sudanese Prime Minister: We reject Ethiopia filling the Renaissance Dam unilaterally
FM Sudan said Ethiopia's unilateral filling of the dam 'caused a rift in confidence' and requires a binding agreement under the auspices of AU and 'international partners' as guarantors
STATEMENT from @unicefchief : "The magnitude and gravity of child rights violations taking place across Tigray show no sign of abating, nearly seven months since fighting broke out in northern Ethiopia".
Egypt's FM spox responded on Ethiopian PM statement on 100 dams: "Such statements once again reveal Ethiopia's bad faith and its dealing with the Nile River and other international rivers it shares with its neighbouring countries"
Ethiopian PM Abiy said Ethiopia plans to build over a 100 'small and medium' dams in the coming year
Over 90% of people in Ethiopia's Tigray need emergency food aid: UN
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Villages totally destroyed at Aykel town. This is how Amhara Regional State has been committing atrocity against ethnic minor Kimants
Egyptian president visits Djibouti, builds case on Nile dam
Egypt's Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has arrived in Djibouti where he is meeting with President Ismail Omar Guelleh. Egypt is reportedly building up its strategic relationships with regional countries amid dispute with Ethiopia over GERD dam
2 month ago
"I am deeply concerned by the escalating violence and the hardening of regional and ethnic divisions in multiple parts of Ethiopia," says @POTUS in a statement
Egyptian President Sisi receives US Secretary of State & they discuss Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam & US role in easing tensions & reaching binding agreement
Egypt's President Al-Sisi is expected to pay an official visit to Djibouti Tomorrow, during which he will meet with President Guelleh and discuss bilateral relations, joint cooperation, the situation in the Horn of Africa as well as GERD issue
US restricting military aid to Ethiopia due to situation with Tigray. @DeptofDefense "has imposed wide-ranging restrictions on security assistance–to include military aid–to Ethiopia" per spox Cindi King "We are committed to supporting efforts to resolve the crisis"