At least 600 civilians were killed during an attack in northern Ethiopia in early November because of their ethnicity, the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission said
"Ethiopian security forces killed more than 75 people and injured nearly 200 during the deadly ethnic unrest in June and July following the killing of a popular singer, the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission has said in a report."
At a time when the free flow of information and free debate about the government's actions in Tigray are urgently needed, the Ethiopian government has arrested six journalists, reports the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission.
The Ethiopian Human Rights Commission has found a massacre of ~600 civilians committed by an informal group of Tigrayan youth known as "Samri," aided by members of the local administration, in Maikadra, in Tigray Region’s Western Zone, on November 9.
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#UPDATE The Ethiopian Human Rights Commission said in a statement that "the estimated number of casualties, currently at 34, is likely to rise " from the attack... Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's government has provided scant information on recent violence
The Ethiopian Human Rights Commission cited an official figure of 32 dead but said preliminary evidence it obtained "indicate the number is very likely to exceed that tally."