Ethiopia's Olympic heroes ready to join Tigray war - BBC News

Ethiopia’s Olympic heroes ready to join Tigray war – BBC News

Ethiopian Olympic heroes Haile Gebrselassie and Feyisa Lilesa say they are ready to go to the front line in the war against rebel forces. Their announcement comes after Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said he would go to the front to…

Conflict over Ethiopia's Tigray region worsens while diplomats scramble to find a resolution

Conflict over Ethiopia’s Tigray region worsens while diplomats scramble to find a resolution

Diplomats are scrambling to find a peaceful resolution as concerns grow that Ethiopia will fall into an all-out civil war because of conflict over the Tigray region. Cameron Hudson, senior fellow with the Atlantic Council Africa Center, speaks with CBSN’s…

Crisis in Ethiopia worsens as rebel forces advance toward capital

Crisis in Ethiopia worsens as rebel forces advance toward capital

The situation in Ethiopia is worsening as rebel fighters advance toward the capital. Over the weekend, tens of thousands of people protested the latest wave of violence as Tigray forces captured nearby towns. CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta joins…

State Department warns Americans to leave Ethiopia amid Tigray region conflict

State Department warns Americans to leave Ethiopia amid Tigray region conflict

The State Department is ordering U.S. citizens and non-essential embassy staff to leave Ethiopia immediately. This comes as the conflict over the country’s northern Tigray region escalates. CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta gives an update. CBSN is CBS News’…

Tigray conflict intensifies in Ethiopia

Tigray conflict intensifies in Ethiopia

The devastating conflict in Ethiopia is intensifying. Forces from the embattled region of Tigray are ramping up operations and taking aim at key cities closer to the capital. CBS News foreign correspondent Debora Patta joined “CBSN AM” from Johannesburg with…

Ethiopian government intensifies assault on Tigray forces; UN condemns expulsion of senior offici…

Ethiopian government intensifies assault on Tigray forces; UN condemns expulsion of senior offici…

Nearly a year after conflict first broke out in northern Ethiopia, federal troops intensified their assault against local Tigray forces this week. Meanwhile, the United Nations condemned last week’s expulsion of seven senior officials from the country as a humanitarian…