The prime Newa (Dec 6,2020):
Allie of the Two dictators distablizing east Africa as a region.
The tragedic war to Tigray will cost Ethiopia as a nation and east Africa as region will not be stopped easily unless the international community takes strong commitment to intervene the two dictators Isaias Afewerki and the new dictator AbiAhmed,
Now I have nothing’: Tigray conflict has changed Ethiopia for ever, say refugees to the guardian
A camp in Sudan is temporary refuge for thousands fleeing a region where life had seemed idyllic – until the killing began
Before shelling by Ethiopia’s army ripped through Humera in early November, life in the airy, agricultural city in Tigray was idyllic, says Brhane Haftu, a geography teacher.
“I was rich, not because of money, but happiness. I had my home, my own cellar, my TV, my kitchen, my refrigerator,” says the 31-year-old, flipping through pictures on his smartphone of his wife and five-year-old daughter. “I didn’t even recognise how good things were for me.”
From the distant vantage of a growing refugee camp in Hamdayet, across the Sudanese border, vague outlines of Tigrayan structures, and the life it offered, faintly emerge from the skyline. Yet while visible, for many, any prospect of a return home feels remote. Haftu and his daughter are among 3,000 in the camp. His wife remains alive in Tigray, he hopes: a communications blackout means it’s three weeks since they last spoke.
“Now I have nothing. I have one yellow T-shirt, one pair of jeans, one pair of trainers. I wash it each day and wear it the next day.”
The refugees told Reuters, Ethiopian military blocking many refugees to flew to Sudan forcefully.
morethan 50,000 tigrians have fled to Sudan and the number is increasing everyday.
picture from Rashid Abdi,