Ethiopia crisis: Tigray forces issue ceasefire conditions

Tigray Defence Force

Female soldiers of Tigray Defence Force (TDF) celebrate while sitting on men's shoulders as people celebrate their return on a street in Mekelle, the capital of Tigray region, Ethiopia, on June 29, 2021. 

Photo credit: Yasuyoshi Chiba | AFP

What you need to know:

  • TDF set several conditions including an immediate withdrawal of all Ethiopian and foreign troops, as well as compensation for infrastructural and other damages inflicted in the region.

The Tigray Defence Force (TDF) in Ethiopia, that retook regional capital, Mekelle, from central government forces, has issued several strict conditions for a truce.

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