To support his war on Tigray, Abiy Ahmed called on Ethiopians to applaud for the military aggression on Tigray. The Ethiopian Reconciliation Commission, tasked with bringing reconciliation among Ethiopians, came out and expressed its support for the war on Tigray. This is happening when Ethiopian military together with Eritrean forces and Amhara forces are indiscriminately killing Tigrayans, destroying properties and displacing thousands. so far 30,000 Tigrayans have fled to Sudan.
The commission wrote in its facebook page “ለመከላከያ ሠራዊት ክብር እቆማለሁ” በሚል መሪ ቃል የዕርቀሰላም ኮሚሽን አባላት ለሠራዊቱ ያላቸውን ድጋፍ አሳይተዋል። #ለመከላከያክብርእቆማለሁ” https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=208266714154540&id=107812994199913
On November 11, the reconciliation commission said there should not be any reconciliation whatsoever with Tigray and expressed its full support for the war on Tigray.