Left Menu
Development News Edition

U.S. condemns 'massacre of civilians' in Ethiopia's Tigray

Reuters | Addis Ababa | Updated: 13-11-2020 21:36 IST | Created: 13-11-2020 21:36 IST
U.S. condemns 'massacre of civilians' in Ethiopia's Tigray

The U.S. State Department's top diplomat for Africa on Friday denounced the killing of civilians in a conflict between federal and local troops in Ethiopia's Tigray region.

"We condemn the massacre of civilians in Mai-Kadra and strongly urge immediate steps to de-escalate and end conflict throughout the Tigray region," Tibor Nagy tweeted. "It is essential that peace be restored and civilians be protected."

(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)


TRENDING

OPINION / BLOG / INTERVIEW

China: A savior for emerging markets or a poison pill?

... ...

Future of Urban Planning: Artificial Intelligence guiding the way

Advances in emerging technologies like Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning can help us understand our cities better and derive useful insights from real-time data collected through automated models....

Videos

Latest News

Dutch KLM halts long-haul flights due to new COVID-19 rule

KLM, the Dutch subsidiary of Air France KLM, will halt all its 270 weekly long-haul flights to the Netherlands from Friday after new COVID-19 rules were imposed by the Dutch government, a spokeswoman for the airline said.Among a series of n...

UP’s two ex-ministers’ prison stay turns longer as court defers hearing on their bail pleas

A special court for lawmakers here on Wednesday deferred the hearing by two days on bail pleas of two former Uttar Pradesh ministers Nasimuddin Siddiqui and Ram Achal Rajbhar, arrested in a case under stringent POCSO Act.Special Judge P K R...

Lasith Malinga decides to retire from franchise cricket

One of the greatest bowling sensations of IPL and for Mumbai Indians, Lasith Malinga has decided to retire from franchise cricket. The Sri Lankan speedster informed his decision to the Mumbai Indians management earlier this month, making hi...

Middle schools in Haryana may open from Feb 1: Minister

Haryana Education Minister Kanwar Pal Gurjar on Wednesday said that the government is mulling options on opening the middle schools in the state from February 1 and noted that the decision on the opening of primary schools will be taken aft...

Give Feedback