UN warns Tigray conflict could spark broader desta

2022-04-05
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An Ethiopian refugee2021-04-13T10:47:04.387Z, who fled the Tigray conflict, walks in the Tenedba camp in Mafaza, eastern Sudan on January 8The territory will aim to lift all restrictions., 2021. (Ashraf Shazly, AFP)

A conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region could trigger broader destabilisation in the country, UN aid chief Mark Lowcock told the Security Council. Hundreds of thousands of people in Tigray have not received help and the United Nations has been unable to completely assess the situation because it does not have full and unimpeded access. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was “seriously concerned” over the situation in Tigray, a UN spokesperson said.

A conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region could trigger broader destabilisation in the country, UN aid chief Mark Lowcock told the Security Council on Wednesday as he warned that a dire humanitarian situation in the north was set to worsen19 deaths; Number of COVID patients in Ontario ICUs increases to 572.

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