Tigray’s former leaders return to region as Ethiopian government declares ceasefire

The former rulers of Ethiopia’s Tigray region said on Monday they were back in control of the regional capital Mekelle after nearly eight months of fighting, and the government which ousted them declared a unilateral ceasefire with immediate effect. Residents in downtown Mekelle reported seeing rebel troops in the city for the first time since… Read More Tigray’s former leaders return to region as Ethiopian government declares ceasefire