Certainly, the striking contrast between Tigray and Eritrea doesn’t end there where it is so telling why Tigray is turning the dynamics of the war to its favour. Again, as much as it has a lot to do with a brilliant military strategy augmented with extraordinary forte and perseverance, it has a lot to do with the power of ideas as well.
The damage assessment is organized per 10 Tabias ( small administrative units in he Wereda). It is one big table, but for the purpose of readability we present it here in three tables.
On November 16, 2020, Eritrean troops and END soldiers jointly started shelling Semema indiscriminately from Adi Daero. The next day, Tuesday November 17, they continued to shell Semema town and the villages in the vicinity the whole day. One of the bomb shells hit a spot where farmers were threshing crops on Tuesday morning at 10:00 am.
Tigray government condemns the brutal killing of MSF colleagues as the work of Ethiopian government, puts it in perspective, calls for independent investigation, and calls on the International Community to move beyond condemnation and take action.
Toga is a small market town, some 29 Kms West of Mekelle . On Tuesdays every week, its market day, however, it is filled with people coming from far and…
The Tigray Regional Government will cooperate fully in humanitarian assistance efforts. We are ready to discuss how to best implement and operationalize these efforts to ensure millions of lives on the brink of death are saved.
Dugum (or Digum) is a rural village with only a few public institutions. And yet, these institutions have been deliberately damaged/destroyed by the invading Eritrean and Ethiopian forces. Some of…
This is a complete English language translation of the interview of General Tsadekan Gebretensae, a member of the central command of the Tigray Defense Forces with Dimtsi Weyane journalist Damora Yahya.
Background: Lieutenant General Tsadqan Gebretnsae is a TPLF veteran who served as a chief-of-staff of the Ethiopia National Defense Forces between 1991 and 2000. After retirement, General Tsadqan served as…
The young rape survivor then determinedley tells the Weltspiegl team that once she recovers she will join the TDF fighters in the mountains so she can make sure that this doesn’t happen to her sister or any other young girl like her.