A farmer and militia fighter pictured near the village of Tekeldengy in the Amhara region of Ethiopia on Sunday. Photo: AFP A farmer and militia fighter pictured near the village of Tekeldengy in the Amhara region of Ethiopia on Sunday. Photo: AFP
A farmer and militia fighter pictured near the village of Tekeldengy in the Amhara region of Ethiopia on Sunday. Photo: AFP

Africa

Hundreds killed in Ethiopia as PM seeks to allay civil war fears

  • Conflict in the northern Tigray region bordering Eritrea and Sudan threatens to destabilise Africa’s second most populous nation
  • ‘Concerns that Ethiopia will descend into chaos are unfounded’, said Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, a former soldier, in a tweet on Monday

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A farmer and militia fighter pictured near the village of Tekeldengy in the Amhara region of Ethiopia on Sunday. Photo: AFP A farmer and militia fighter pictured near the village of Tekeldengy in the Amhara region of Ethiopia on Sunday. Photo: AFP
A farmer and militia fighter pictured near the village of Tekeldengy in the Amhara region of Ethiopia on Sunday. Photo: AFP
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