The war on Tigray: payment for Eritrea, drone shopping, capital flight

A prominent Amhara diaspora media says Ethiopia paid half a billion dollar to Eritrea for its involvement in the war on Tigray, is negotiating to buy drones from Turkey in exchange for a share in Ethio Telecom, and there is an alarming capital flight from Ethiopia.

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Drones and Machetes: The Race towards more Death
Amhara Militia on the move, waving the illegal tri-color flag.

Drones and Machetes: The Race towards more Death

The fighting is often portrayed as a war between a federal government and one of the regions. Most attention so far has been focused on the power struggle between two clearly defined centers of power, and the challenges,

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Tigray interim official says 100 billion Birr needed to repair destroyed EFFORT companies in eastern and central Tigray.
A burned Sheba Leather Factory machine

Tigray interim official says 100 billion Birr needed to repair destroyed EFFORT companies in eastern and central Tigray.

This is not about getting rid of TPLF or capturing some clique. This war had no discipline. It has created insurmountable social and economical issues for the foreseeable future for the people of Tigray. It has caused serious insecurity in the region. Tigrayans are abused and suffering. Churches are burning. Women and young girls are being raped. Improper house checks and raids. All types of machinery, cars and many other properties of Tigray have been looted and taken out of the country’s border, some are taken to central Ethiopia

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Tigrayan Massacres in Chronology and the Emerging Picture of Tigray Genocide

These markers have not only been met, with the continuous stream of reports of atrocities that are ongoing, they have been exceeded. It is inconceivable that in light of all of this the world can ignore Tigray Genocide any longer.

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Map of verified Victims of the war on Tigray

Perpetrators comprised Amhara militia (7%), Eritrean (49%) and Ethiopian soldiers (11%) – with an additional 10% mentioning “either Ethiopian or Eritrean soldiers, they jointly carried out the killings”. In 23% of the cases, the affiliation of the perpetrator was not provided.

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Dutch aid workers: The outside world needs to know what’s going on in Tigray
A Tigrayan victim of the war on Tigray / Photo by Joost Bastmeijer

Dutch aid workers: The outside world needs to know what’s going on in Tigray

“A massacre had taken place in one village. When we got there the village was deserted, a ghost town. You could hear the wind whizzing through the streets. Doors rattle. The clinic had been robbed. Employees fled.” After a short stay, Bil met some people. “They are traumatized, frightened, the fear is visible on their faces. Wounded people in the bush do not dare to be treated because they are afraid of being arrested.

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Ethiopia defence demands apology from UNHCR, calls Tigrayan UN  peacekeepers mercenaries of the  “junta”
Major General Mohammed Tessema, Director of the Indoctrination Directorate of the Ethiopian National Defence Forces

Ethiopia defence demands apology from UNHCR, calls Tigrayan UN peacekeepers mercenaries of the “junta”

These mercenaries of the ‘junta’ sought to defame the good name and reputation of our country and military and in collusion with other Tigrinya speakers employed at the UN and other places

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