Calls to protect civilians in Ethiopia as decisive battle looms

Ethiopia War

A member of the Amhara Special Forces watches on at the border crossing as people cross from Eritrea, in Humera, Ethiopia, on November 22, 2020. 

Photo credit: Eduardo Soteras | AFP

International pressure mounted Tuesday on the warring parties in northern Ethiopia to cease fighting and protect civilians in Tigray, whose leaders Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has given a deadline to surrender.

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