Ethiopia: More than 500 civilians are rounded up and taken by the Ethiopian & Eritrean army to an unknown location in the Samre town area,~50KM’s south of Mekelle. This could be another civilian mass execution, and the intel community must follow up this incidence, resources revealed.
Head, department of foreign affairs at Salsay Weyane Tigray (SaWeT), Hailu Kebede, stated, “A joint investigation to the #TigrayGenocide with an instant of the gov’t that waged a genocidal war with the help of foreign countries, and a gov’t that lied and tried to hide about everything is unthinkable. The @EthioHRC and its leaders are an accomplice to the crimes. @mbachelet.
An anonymous stated, “Fishit Abiy Ahmed is killing the people in chemical gas to destroy the people of Tigray; many are expecting this genocide that Israelis are doing more than the genocide in Adolf Hitler.”
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, has obtained access to the Shimelba and Hitsats refugee camps in the Tigray region for the first time after November 2020.
Local administrations have reported the presence of approximately 95,000 Ethiopians who are within replaced within Shiraro’s authoritative area. About 47,000 individuals were registered by administrations last month, while the rest are estimated to have reached since.
The vast majority of the internally displaced individual (IDPs) live within the host locality, and some 30,000 live in five settlements. In Shimelba camp, the humanitarian group found over 2,000 IDPs and vulnerable host group members who had sought sanctuary in the respective base.
All of the displaced individuals in Shiraro and Shimelba urgently need urgent life-saving assistance, including food, shelter, health care, water, and sanitation.
UNHCR reiterates the joint UN call for all parties to immediately enable the free and secured movement of affected individuals searching for safety and assistance, including across global and within national borders, regardless of their ethnic identification.
Another Twitter user tweeted, “Prior to the Mahbere Diego massacre analyzed by @Bellingcat @Newsy @nimaelbagir @amnesty and @BBCAfrica, There was another massacre analyzed by @Observers. Although not all massacres are filmed, this is happening all over Tigray & this assessment shows a pattern.