Tigray

News Roundup14 February – 20 February

How South Sudan’s peace deal sparked conflict in a town spared by war South Sudan: Sharp decline in violence against civilians International engagement in Libya is worsening prospects for peace Myanmar military atrocities may amount to war crimes, says rights group Military Violence Emboldens Myanmar’s Ethnic Resistance Tigray rebels gang-raped women and girls in Ethiopia …

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News Roundup 7 February – 13 February

In Iraq’s Sinjar, Yazidi returns crawl to a halt amid fears of Turkish airstrikes Somalia: Calls for justice as four children sentenced to death over involvement with armed groups Ethiopia accused of ‘serious’ human rights abuses in Tigray in landmark case Ethiopia in ‘much better place’ to resolve Tigray conflict: Mohammed UN chief ‘encouraged’ by …

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News Roundup 17 January – 23 January

‘A war crime against humanity’: Yemen rebels denounce attack ‘I will not leave my family to die here’: A photojournalist in Yemen’s Marib Saudi led-coalition launches airstrikes on Yemeni capital after deadly Houthi drone strike in Abu Dhabi UN rights office warns over violent escalation in Yemen and beyond What is behind the Houthi attacks …

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News Roundup 10 January – 16 January

Guterres calls for end to conflict in Ethiopia after deadly attacks Air strike in Ethiopia’s Tigray kills at least 17, aid workers say Scores of civilians dead, UN chief condemns ‘appalling’ attacks in Nigeria  Mali: Security Council warned of ‘endless cycle of instability’ Sahel violence threatens West African coastal states Colombia: Children still ‘used and …

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News Roundup 20 December – 26 December

Tigrayan forces announce retreat to Ethiopia’s Tigray region Tigrayan rebels offer ceasefire, as retreat leaves trail of abuse ‘Grasp this opportunity’, Guterres says, following announcements by Ethiopia and Tigray forces Myanmar rebel group calls for no-fly zone to protect civilians Myanmar army air raids send hundreds fleeing into Thailand People running for their lives from …

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News Roundup 13 December – 19 December

Officials Say Insurgency in Northern Mozambique Is Spreading Tigray rebels retake Ethiopian Heritage town Lalibela: Residents Ethiopia: New wave of atrocities in Western Tigray Ethiopia forces claim recapturing of towns from Tigray rebels Civilian Deaths Mounted as Secret Unit Pounded ISIS ‘Restraint, de-escalation and dialogue’ needed to stem war in Yemen No U.S. Troops Will …

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News Roundup 6 December – 12 December

Afghanistan: Political affairs chief has ‘frank and useful exchanges’ with the Taliban   Pakistani Taliban ends ceasefire, future of peace talks uncertain Alleged CAR rebel leader to face war crimes trial at ICC The priests navigating Colombia’s conflict zones Uganda, DR Congo pledge transparency in war against Allied Democratic Forces Ethiopia’s Tigrayan rebels deny looting food …

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News Roundup 8 November – 14 November

Tigray rebels raped women in Ethiopia’s Amhara region: Amnesty The coalition of rebel forces taking on Ethiopia’s government, explained Hundreds flee to Uganda amid fighting in eastern Congo Nigeria’s rampant banditry, and some ideas on how to rein it in DiCarlo: Risk of Ethiopia descending into a widening civil war is only too real Pakistan …

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News Roundup 1 November – 7 November

As Colombia’s Peace Crumbles, Female Guerrillas Wonder What’s Left for Them Despite War Crimes Tribunal, Guerilla Violence Persists in Colombia Myanmar Junta Aims to Wipe Out Armed Resistance in Three Months Ethiopia: Tigrayan forces claim control of major northern towns US calls on Tigray rebel group to ‘halt its advances’ in key northern cities UN …

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News Roundup 25 October – 31 October

Syria: Progress still possible, following ‘disappointment’ over constitutional talks ICC hearing opens for Central African Republic rebel Somalia death toll in fighting between army and former allied group rises to 120 Dozens killed in fighting between Somalia army and former allied group AU mission denies involvement in Somalia fighting ‘Kill them all, don’t spare anyone’: …

News Roundup 25 October – 31 October Read More »