Ethiopia: 56 people killed in airstrike at camp for internally displaced | Ethiopia


An airstrike in Ethiopia’s northern area of Tigray has killed 56 people and wounded at least 30 in a camp for the internally displaced, two help staff have mentioned.

Each help staff, who requested to not be named, mentioned the variety of useless has been confirmed by the native authorities.

The help staff additionally despatched Reuters footage that they had taken of the wounded in hospital, who included many youngsters.

Survivors of an air strike receive treatment at the Shire Shul General hospital in the town of Dedebit.
Survivors of an airstrike obtain therapy at the Shire Shul basic hospital in the city of Dedebit. {Photograph}: Reuters

Army spokesperson, Colonel Getnet Adane, and authorities spokesperson, Legesse Tulu, didn’t instantly reply to requests for remark.

The federal government has beforehand denied concentrating on civilians in the 14-month battle with Tigrayan forces.

The strike hit the camp in the city of Dedebit in the north-east of the area, close to the border with Eritrea, in accordance with the help staff.