AU launches investigation into Tigray atrocities

Women mourn victims of a massacre allegedly perpetrated by Eritrean soldiers in Tigray last February. 

Photo credit: Photo | AFP

The African Union (AU) has launched an inquiry into human rights violations in Tigray, northern Ethiopia, becoming the first continental effort to investigate the conflict that began in November 4 when Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed ordered a military offensive against its regional forces.

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