Monday, October 17, 2022

Head of African Union Commission Calls for Immediate Ceasefire in Ethiopia

 The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, on 15 October 2022 called "for an immediate, unconditional ceasefire and the resumption of humanitarian services" as he expressed "grave concern" over reports of increased fighting in the Tigray Region of Ethiopia.  He also called for a recommitment to dialogue in South Africa under the leadership of the African Union.