ADDIS ABABA – A prime Tigray Individuals’s Liberation Entrance [TPLF] army officer is amongst 76 high-ranking army officers in Ethiopia wished for the continued disaster within the Tigray area, it has emerged after the continued operation to revive stability throughout the Horn of Africa.
For the previous three weeks, the Ethiopian Nationwide Protection Pressure has [ENDF] has raided TPLF bases in Tigray after the latter allegedly attacked a army base that sparked outrage from Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed, who has led reconciliation efforts in Ethiopia.
Colonel Gebregziabher Alemseged alias “Gebre” is among the many 76 TPLF officers, a few of whom served within the ENDF, who at the moment are wished by the Addis Ababa authorities and can be charged with treason as soon as they’re arrested, officers mentioned. He’s at the moment main the TPLF crew towards the Ethiopian troops in Tigray.
An in depth evaluation of the record exhibits that 4 main generals, 10 brigadier generals, 47 colonels, 11 lieutenant colonels, a significant and three captains are being hunted for the continued disaster in Tigray, which has attracted retaliation from sections of members of the worldwide neighborhood.
However Col Gebregziabher Alemseged stands out on the record given his position in Somalia when he led Ethiopian nationwide protection forces invading the adjoining war-torn nation in 2006 to battle the Union’s Islamic courts within the southern and central areas.
Throughout this time, complaints arose about his habits with sections of Somali leaders accusing him of establishing “atrocities” towards harmless folks within the nation. Critics accused the ENDF of inflicting atrocities on individuals who, in any case, had been speculated to be “protected” from the Eritrean-backed Islamists.
Colonel Gebregziabher Alemseged was commander of Ethiopian forces throughout the 2006 invasion of Somalia. He was changed in 2008, following stories that his forces had been shelling hospitals in Mogadishu amongst different atrocities, and to this point he’s nonetheless infamous in Somalia.
Along with taking part in conflict crimes in Somalia, he was additionally accused of utilizing “threats and intimidation” to pressure a political consensus in his favor. He was later fired from IGAD, a number one regional physique that brings collectively folks within the East and Horn of Africa.
The disaster within the Tigray area has led to the displacement of over 40,000 folks, however as of Wednesday, either side had claimed victory. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed insisted that his choice to assault the TPLF was “well timed and of curiosity to the folks”, though he’s nonetheless underneath stress to make use of dialogue.