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Vol 64 No 13

Published 22nd June 2023


Can Tigray's factions hold together?

The region's foes in Eritrea, Addis Ababa and Asmara are trying to exploit post-war political differences as the old ruling party reorganises

Eight months after signing a peace accord with the federal government, Tigray's leaders face a new set of economic and political tests, not least whether their political organisations can hold together. Some opposition figures are calling for an early referendum on whether Tigray should secede from Ethiopia.

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