This article is about a current event.
|Part of conflicts in the Horn of Africa|
Location of Tigray Region in Ethiopia
(For a more detailed map, see here.)
|Commanders and leaders|
(Prime Minister of Ethiopia)
(ENDF Chief of Staff)
(Minister of Defence)
(President of Eritrea)
(Chief of the Defence Staff)
(Chief Administrator of Amhara Region, early November 2020)
(Chief Administrator of Amhara Region, as of late November 2020)
(Chief Administrator of Tigray Region and TPLF Chairman)
Ethiopian National Defense Force|
|Casualties and losses|
550 killed (government claim)
|500 civilians killed|
The Tigray conflict is an ongoing armed conflict that began in November 2020 in the Tigray Region of Ethiopia, between the Tigray Region special forces and the Ethiopian National Defense Force, in alliance with the Amhara Region special forces. It has since spread into the country of Eritrea.
References[change | change source]
- Getachew Reda talks about the state of war situation in Tigray
- "Wieder Luftangriffe der Armee in Tigray". Deutsche Welle. 9 November 2020. Retrieved 9 November 2020.
- "Ethiopian troops 'liberate' key town in Tigray, claim officials". The Guardian. 17 November 2020. Retrieved 17 November 2020.
- "Air strikes in Ethiopia's Tigray region will continue, PM says". CNN. Reuters. 7 November 2020. Retrieved 7 November 2020.
- Paravicini, Giulia (9 November 2020). "Hundreds dead in worsening Ethiopian conflict, sources say". Reuters. Retrieved 9 November 2020.
- "Ethiopia: 550 rebels dead as Tigray offensive continues". Anadolu Agency. 11 November 2020. Retrieved 11 November 2020.
- "Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: 'Civilians massacred', says Amnesty International". BBC News. 13 November 2020.
- Paravicini, Giulia; Endeshaw, Dawit (4 November 2020). "Ethiopia sends army into Tigray region, heavy fighting reported". Reuters. Retrieved 4 November 2020.