Ethiopia Rights Body: Tigray Rebels Killed Dozens of Civilians


The investigation, published on Saturday, which draws on 128 interviews, focuses on parts of Amhara which saw heavy fighting in July and August between fighters from the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) and Ethiopian soldiers as the country’s brutal conflict enters its second year, Al-Jazeera reported. At least 184 civilians died as a result of the bloodshed, the EHRC said, accusing TPLF fighters of “willfully (killing) scores of civilians in towns and rural areas they captured”. Civilians were shot and killed for supporting the federal government or for sheltering wounded soldiers, the commission said. “TPLF forces shot and killed mentally


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