Source: Agenzia Fides – MIL OSI
Headline: AFRICA/ETHIOPIA – Conflict in Tigray: Aid organizations warn of a humanitarian crisis in the Horn of Africa
Addis Abeba – There is a risk of a serious humanitarian crisis in Tigray. The fighting that broke out on 4 November between the troops of the Ethiopian federal army and the militias of the Tplf, the party in power in Macalle, have already caused hundreds of victims and forced at least 27,000 civilians to flee their homes to seek protection in Sudan. In addition more than 100,000 Ethiopian internally displaced persons and 96,000 Eritrean refugees are already living in four camps in Tigray.