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PM confirms airstrikes in Tigray

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) confirmed that the Ethiopian National Defense Forces (ENDF) conducted airstrikes in various military sites in Mekelle and other parts of Tigray.

Ethiopian-Americans win Council, Senate Seats

As the United States Presidential election enters uncharted territory with a cliffhanger coupled with a divided Democratic House and a Republican Senate, two Americans with roots in Ethiopia have become a City Councilor and a State Senator, achieving an Ethiopian–American political milestone. 

Ethiopian political activism in US elections

A Harvard educated lawyer who had made an impression at the Democratic Convention four years ago when he was given a speaking slot to appease the African American elector who might have been slighted by the choice of John Edward as a running mate, the 43 year old became a standout sensation and gave the Democrats its future President.

The Council of Ministers declares state of emergency in Tigray region

The Council of Ministers declared state of emergency in Tigray regional state in an urgent meeting it held on Wednesday November 4, 2020.
Office of the Prime Minister announced that the area to fall under the six months state of emergency could expand based on a directive the implementation task force would issue.
An implementation task force, led by the Chief-of-Staff of the Army and including leaders of other relevant institutions, has been established to enforce the state of emergency.

Prime Minister announces military measures against TPLF

In a live address to the Ethiopian people after the midnight of  November 3, 2020, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) announced that he ordered the national defense forces to defend the country and it's citizens following attempts by Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) forces to loot weapons from the Northern Command of the Ethiopian Army stationed in Tigray region.