Back from three weeks in Ethiopia, mostly in Tigray, where there was a communications blackout which meant I couldn't post updates from the ground. Story in today's paper, but here are some images and thoughts on what I saw.
Statement delivered under AOB to the African Union Peace and Security Council (AUPSC) on the Current Situation in Northern Ethiopia
I am humbled by the decision of the Norwegian Nobel Committee. My deepest gratitude to all committed and working for peace. This award is for Ethiopia and the African continent. We shall prosper in peace!
This week's trending rights tweets: Myanmar's "battle field" when only security forces have guns, a massacre and humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia's Tigray region, ten years of repression since Syria's protests, stopping hate crimes toward Asian-Americans.
#BREAKING US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken condemns 'ethnic cleansing' in Ethiopia's Tigray
Just spoke to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali of Ethiopia. His Country needs Ventilators, and the U.S. is in good position to help him. We will!