Ethiopia: Press Briefing with US Assistant Secretary of State and US Ambassador

┬áSource: The U.S. Department of State held a teleconference on 19 November 2020 titled “Briefing with Assistant Secretary for African Affairs Tibor P. Nagy and U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia Michael A. Raynor on the Situation in Ethiopia’s Tigray Region.”

In his opening remarks, Tibor Nagy stated: “We strongly urge an immediate de-escalation of tensions, a cessation of hostilities, and a return to peace.  The protection and security of all civilians is essential.  Our top priority is ensuring the welfare, protection, and security of U.S. citizens.”0 commentsLabels: Abiy Ahmedcease fireENDFEritreaEthiopiaethnicitygenocidemediationrefugeesSudanTigray RegionTPLFUS