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The International Community needs to force TPLF to stop launching fresh attacks and hampering the flow of humanitarian aid, says Demeke Mekonnen Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia (July 29, 2021)

H.E. Demeke Mekonnen, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, and Honorable Marc Garneau, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada had an online video conversation today (July 29) on the situations in Tigray. At the onset of their discussion, the two officials noted the historical and fraternal relationship between Ethiopia and Canada, […]

The Spokesperson Of The Ministry Of Foreign Affairs Of Ethiopia, Press Briefing Summary (July 29, 2021)

Spokesperson of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, H.E. Ambassador Dina Mufti, gave the Ministry’s biweekly press briefing today (29 July 2021) to the media with a special focus on the repatriation of Ethiopians from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and activities related to citizen centered diplomacy and other diplomatic activities over the week. Please find summary […]

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Demeke Mekonnen meets Minister of Foreign Affairs of Algeria Ramtane Lamamra (July 29, 2021)

H.E. Demeke Mekonnen, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Ethiopia, received at his office on Wednesday (July 29) H.E. Ramtane Lamamra, Minister of Foreign Affairs and National community Abroad of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria. At the onset of their meeting, the Deputy Prime Minister appreciated the historical relationships between the two countries […]

Outlaw TPLF Continues Belligerence Despite Unilateral Ceasefire: PM Office Says (July 28, 2021)

In a monthly press briefing, the Press Secretary for Office of Prime Minister, Bilene Seyoum said the outlaw TPLF group has continued belligerence and attack on civilians in Tigray region and neighboring Amhara and Afar Regions. Bilene said that the terrorist group is harassing innocent people in the Amahra and Afar regions and Tigray as […]

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Ethiopia Demeke Mekonnen meets UN Under-Secretary-General for Political and Peacebuilding Affairs (July 28, 2021)

H.E. Demeke Mekonnen, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Ethiopia had a meeting on Tuesday (July 27) with Rosemary A. DiCarlo, UN Under-Secretary-General for Political and Peacebuilding Affairs. Discussing the Tigray issue, Mr. Demeke said the Unilateral Humanitarian Ceasefire was meant to help farmers in the region to employ the rainy season, although it […]

Unilateral Ceasefire Continues To Be Hampered By TPLF Provocations (July 27, 2021)

The unilateral ceasefire declared by the federal government of Ethiopia continues to be hampered by the TPLF’s provocations, current issues fact check disclosed. The Government has kept in warehouses in the Tigray Region more than 400,000 quintals of wheat and 2.5 million liters of edible oil as reserve. The wellbeing of our people in the […]

Ethiopians In The U.S. Vow Support To ENDF, Reiterate Continued Contribution To GERD (July 26, 2021)

Ethiopians living in the U.S. gathered in Washington, D.C. to salute the Ethiopian National Defense Force and denounce the terrorist TPLF group. During the rally, Ethiopians and descendants have reiterated full commitment to continue support for the national army which is now paying sacrifices to defend sovereignty and national integrity of the nation. They also […]

TPLF Propagandists Continue To Twist Words Spoken By Government For Their Fake News (July 26, 2021)

Ethiopia Current Issues Fact check confirmed that TPLF propagandists and their accomplices continue to twist words spoken by Federal and Regional leadership to fit their fake news and agenda they have been crafting for several months.  Considering the House of People’s Representative have declared TPLF a terrorist organization, all statements by Federal and Regional Government […]

Tigray Region Humanitarian Assistance Updates, Office of the Prime Minister, Addis Ababa (July 22, 2021)

Following the Government of Ethiopia’s enactment of a unilateral humanitarian ceasefire in the Tigray region, to enable farmers to undertake the seasonal farming activities and facilitate humanitarian assistance, we are witnessing the impediment by TPLF remnants of assistance delivery to those in dire need. Prior to the June 29th 2021 enactment of a humanitarian ceasefire […]