“We Will Erase You From This Land”: Crimes against Humanity and Ethnic Cleansing in Ethiopia’s Western Tigray Zone [EN/TI]

Ethiopia: Crimes Against Humanity in Western Tigray Zone Immediate humanitarian access, protection of communities key Tigrayans in the disputed Western Tigray Zone of Ethiopia have experienced a relentless campaign of ethnic cleansing by security forces from the neighbouring Amhara region and their allies. The campaign of killings, rape, mass detentions, and forcible transfers amounts to […]

Government to Carefully Examine Joint Report of Amnesty Int’l and Human Rights Watch

The Government of Ethiopia will carefully examine the content of Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch’s report on allegedly committed crimes in Welkait, according to Ministry of Foreign Affairs. In its statement today, the government questioned the validity of numerous political matters the two organizations felt necessary. According to the statement, a cursory look at […]

Ethiopian Court Orders Journalist Released on Bail

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA — An Ethiopian court has ordered Ethiopian journalist Amir Aman Kiyaro to be released on bail after being imprisoned for four months without charges.A judge in the capital, Addis Ababa, on Tuesday granted bail to Kiyaro while pr…