Map Update: Federal Government’s Ultimatum To Tigray Rebels Nears Its Deadline


Map Update: Federal Government's Ultimatum To Tigray Rebels Nears Its Deadline

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The civil war in Ethiopia does not seem to be nearing its end:

  • On November 22, Prime Minister of Ethiopia Abiy Ahmed stated that attack on the capital of Tigray will begin within 72 hours unless the regional forces surrender. The army told people of Mekelle to move away from Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TFLP) facilities and positions;
  • On November 23, two rockets reportedly landed in Bahir Dar airport;
  • Axum Airport has been heavily damaged by the TPLF, according to Ethiopian gevenment;
  • On November 22, Tigray TV reported live from Adigrat denying ENDF claims about the control of the city;
  • On November 23, clashes between ENDF and TPLF continue in the Korem area.

More details on the background and reasons behind the ongoing war in Ethiopia can be found here: “Civil War In Ethiopia: Conflict Developments And Background