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Ethiopia’s Foreign Ministry says puzzled UN Security Council ignored Sudanese invasion of Ethiopia

Ethiopia’s Foreign Affairs Ministry expressed puzzlement over the UN Security Council taking a stand on the situation in the Northern Part of Ethiopia while ignoring invasion of Ethiopian territories by Sudan 

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Ambassador Dina Mufti, Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, on Tuesday briefing Ambassadors in Addis Ababa (Photo : MFAE)

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Ethiopia is perplexed by the UN Security Council silence over Sudanese invasion of Ethiopian territories which the government of Ethiopia announced publicly. 

Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, Ambassador Dina Mufti, said the UN Security Council over the situation in the northern part of Ethiopia, Tigray, is puzzling while it is ignoring the Sudanese invasion.  

Ethiopian locals living along the border areas with Sudan were displaced, and their properties looted by Sudanese forces. In some places, the Sudanese forces have occupied up to fifty kilometers of land inside Ethiopia and are building trenches to fortify their positions. 

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia had a briefing on Tuesday regarding the situation in the Tigray region with the Ambassadors of fifteen countries that are members of the United Nations Security Council. 

Last week, the UN Security Council discussed the situation in the northern part of the country under AOB. The council almost had a position against Ethiopia had it not been for China, India and Russia – countries that voted “no” for a resolution against Ethiopia. 

Neighboring Kenya, and the West African country of the Niger, among others, voted against Ethiopia during the session last week. 

The UN Security Council will have another meeting this week to discuss Ethiopia. The Spokesperson encouraged members to stand on the side of Ethiopia. 

The Ethiopian government has been under extensive pressure from state and non-state actors over alleged “massacres” and humanitarian inaccessibility in the Tigray region of Ethiopia which the government dismisses as baseless. 

Government argued that international humanitarian actors are given unfettered access to the region, and humanitarian aid has been distributed to over 4.1 million people in the region. 

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1 COMMENT

  1. The fascistic, nazi regimes of the so called the western democracies under the blankets of democracy can only survive and breeze using the lungs of ETHIOPIA and sacking ETHIOPIA’s blood, like the white Draculas, GOD only knows for how long. The racist devils in the Buckingham palace and in the white-house can never get over themselves unless otherwise they face the GODLY stare of ETHIOPIA in which it gives them a cold sweat that, the great nation of ETHIOPIA might soon or later will rise-up and reclaim it’s place of greatness in the world , by building the GREAT ETHIOPIAN RENAISSANCE DAM (GERD), and become an AFRICAN positive influence as it has in the the past, and that’s the nightmare of the Americans and the British .

    GOD BLESS ETHIOPIA AND THE PEOPLE OF ETHIOPIA

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