Ethiopia says Tigray forces beaten in Afar; Tigrayans deny

Ethiopia’s federal government has said rival forces from the war-hit Tigray region had been beaten in neighbouring Afar region and had withdrawn, but the Tigrayan forces said they had simply redeployed troops to next-door Amhara region for an offensive there. “The TPLF force has left Afar,” foreign ministry spokesperson Dina Mufti told reporters at a … Continue reading Ethiopia says Tigray forces beaten in Afar; Tigrayans deny