12 Aug 2022

Ethiopia’s Tigray conflict: Truce brings little respite

Africa Correspondent

In northern Ethiopia, after months of brutal fighting the government and the Tigray People’s Liberation Front have reached a truce.

But for the people of Tigray, trapped between hunger and brutality in the north where the government has enforced an economic blockade and being imprisoned in a detention camp if they move south – the calm has brought little respite.