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Ethiopia’s Escalating Military Offensive Raises Specter of Civil War

Ethiopia is widening a military offensive against the restive regional government of Tigray and arresting thousands across the country, dashing hopes of a quick, negotiated end to the conflict and feeding fears of a full-blown civil war.

More than 500 Ethiopians have been killed in fighting across the northern Tigray province in recent days, according to state television, while some 7,000 people have fled into Sudan, according to the United Nations. Amid intensifying bombardment from ground troops and the air force, more here.

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