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State in northern Ethiopia

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Tigray Region: State in northern Ethiopia
The Tigray Region is the northernmost region of Ethiopia. Tigray is the homeland of the Tigrayan, Irob and Kunama peoples. Tigray is also known as Region 1 according to the federal constitution. Its capital and largest city is Mekelle. Tigray is the 5th largest by area, the 5th most populous, and the 5th most densely populated of the 9 Regional States.

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Ethiopia's Tigray conflict: UN alarmed at military build-up around Mekelle [Video]

Ethiopia's Tigray conflict: UN alarmed at military build-up around Mekelle

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Ethiopia-Tigray conflict: UN Security council to hold first meeting on crisis [Video]

Ethiopia-Tigray conflict: UN Security council to hold first meeting on crisis

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An exclusive look inside a Tigray town scarred by Ethiopian conflict [Video]

An exclusive look inside a Tigray town scarred by Ethiopian conflict

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Ethiopia - Tigray conflict: Thousands flee besieged capital ahead of military assault [Video]

Ethiopia - Tigray conflict: Thousands flee besieged capital ahead of military assault

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Ethiopia gives Tigray 72 hours to surrender [Video]

Ethiopia gives Tigray 72 hours to surrender

Tigrayan forces have destroyed the airport serving a town claimed by Ethiopia as one of the world's oldest centers of Christianity. David Doyle reports.

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Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: PM Ahmed gives Tigray forces 72 hours to surrender [Video]

Ethiopia's Tigray crisis: PM Ahmed gives Tigray forces 72 hours to surrender

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Ethiopia warns civilians of 'no mercy' in Tigray offensive [Video]

Ethiopia warns civilians of 'no mercy' in Tigray offensive

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Ethiopia: Thousands flee Tigray to Sudan border. [Video]

Ethiopia: Thousands flee Tigray to Sudan border.

The conflict in Ethiopia is forcing thousands of people to flee from Tigray into neighbouring Sudan.

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Ethiopia warns it may shell rebel capital [Video]

Ethiopia warns it may shell rebel capital

The capital of Ethiopia's Tigray region will be surrounded with tanks and potentially shelled, a spokesman for the federal military said on Sunday, amid warnings that civilians in the mountainous city..

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Conflict in Ethiopia's Tigray region pushes refugees to Sudan [Video]

Conflict in Ethiopia's Tigray region pushes refugees to Sudan

Ethiopian federal government attacks Tigray region where rights groups say many civilians were killed.

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UN fears that Ethiopia-Tigray conflict could "unravel" Sudan [Video]

UN fears that Ethiopia-Tigray conflict could "unravel" Sudan

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UN: More than two million children from Tigray need aid [Video]

UN: More than two million children from Tigray need aid

The warring parties in Ethiopia's Tigray region have exchanged rocket fire, with both sides accusing each other of putting civilians in danger that has displaced tens of thousands of people.

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Ethiopia-Tigray conflict: The race to open new refugee camps in Sudan [Video]

Ethiopia-Tigray conflict: The race to open new refugee camps in Sudan

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Ethiopia-Tigray conflict: Both sides claim military wins as fighting enters third week [Video]

Ethiopia-Tigray conflict: Both sides claim military wins as fighting enters third week

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Tigray conflict: Sudan says Ethiopian refugee arrivals reach 36,000 [Video]

Tigray conflict: Sudan says Ethiopian refugee arrivals reach 36,000

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Who are the forces involved in Ethiopia's Tigray conflict? [Video]

Who are the forces involved in Ethiopia's Tigray conflict?

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Ethiopia's PM vows 'final and crucial' offensive in Tigray [Video]

Ethiopia's PM vows 'final and crucial' offensive in Tigray

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Tigray conflict: Sudan struggles to shelter more than 27,000 Ethiopian refugees [Video]

Tigray conflict: Sudan struggles to shelter more than 27,000 Ethiopian refugees

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Ethiopia claims Tigray victories, says army marching to state capital [Video]

Ethiopia claims Tigray victories, says army marching to state capital

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People from Tigray region of Ethiopia flee to Sudan [Video]

People from Tigray region of Ethiopia flee to Sudan

Amid the raging conflict, thousands of people are struggling as they seek refuge in neighbouring Sudan.

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Ethiopia says town seized in Tigray, conflict embroils Eritrea [Video]

Ethiopia says town seized in Tigray, conflict embroils Eritrea

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Tigray leader says forces fired rockets at Eritrea [Video]

Tigray leader says forces fired rockets at Eritrea

The leader of Ethiopia's rebellious Tigray region says his forces have fired rockets at a Eritrea, who he accuses of sending troops into his region. David Doyle reports.

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Dozens killed in Ethiopia bus attack amid Tigray conflict [Video]

Dozens killed in Ethiopia bus attack amid Tigray conflict

It is not yet known who carried out the attack or whether it is linked to the escalating crisis in the Tigray region in the country’s north, which is now threatening to destabilise the entire region.

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