Ethiopia’s army launched a ground offensive against militant forces in the country’s northern Tigray region according to the Tigray People’s Liberation Front. There is longstanding confrontation over territory in the Amhara and Tigray region. Ethiopia’s official government claims violence originates from the area and that they have a responsibility to protect its own people. There has been fighting in the region since November of 2020 which has accomplished little other than the displacement of millions.
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