Two US senators representing Idaho and Maryland have introduced a resolution that calls for targeted sanctions on Ethiopian military and political officials, it was learnt. The resolution was introduced on December 10, 2020.
Ethiopia’s constantly changing political landscape has puzzled many citizens as much as spectators. However, it was not just citizens but the incumbents as well who misread the situation and avoided any plans to relinquish power.
Janez Lenarcic, EU Commissioner for Crisis Management, urged all allegations of atrocities during the recent war in Tigray to be subject to independent investigation in a press conference held on Friday December 4, 2020 at Hyatt Regency Hotel.
Surrounded by the Ethiopian National Defense Forces (ENDF) and the final assault on Mekele already underway, these look like the final days of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF). Even underneath the ardent defiance and unexpected claims of victory by the TPLF, there are some subtle admissions of an impending military defeat.