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Vol 62 No 9

Published 29th April 2021


Issayas in for the long haul

Asmara sends more military units across the border to Tigray and beyond, despite its pledge to withdraw

Ethiopian officials are preparing for national elections in early June against a backdrop of political and economic reversals for Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. Despite growing violence in Tigray and beyond, his Prosperity Party, with its centralising agenda, looks set for an easy victory as opposition parties boycott or resort to violence.

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