Monday, January 30, 2023

US Says Eritrean Forces Remain in Ethiopia's Tigray Region

 Reuters published on 29 January 2023 an article titled "Eritrea Troops Still on Ethiopian Soil, U.S. Says."

US ambassador to the United Nations, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, said Eritrean troops remain in Tigray Region although they have moved towards the Ethiopia-Eritrea border.  A major general in the Ethiopian National Defense Forces said there are no Eritrean forces in Tigray Region.  A Tigrayan government spokesperson said "thousands" of Eritrean troops remain in Tigray.