January 15, 2021 (GMN) - The Ethiopian Human Rights Commission said it has received information that over 80 civilians were killed in the latest massacre in the western Benishangul-Gumuz region.
November 29, 2020 (GMN) - In the centre of Mekelle, the highland capital of Tigray, is a complex of memorials and museums. Under the hot sun, old armoured vehicles, jets and helicopters rust quietly. On the city’s wide avenues, statues commemorate the “martyrs” and the victories of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), a small band of insurgents who became a guerrilla army, launched a successful rebellion and eventually ruled Africa’s second-most populous country for almost 30 years.
November 28, 2020 (GMN) - Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Saturday that military operations in the northern region of Tigray have been completed, shortly after he announced federal troops had seized full control of the regional capital Mekelle.