Eritrean Soldiers Slaughter Hundreds of Tigrayan People in the Streets outside of Prominent Church
Amid the ongoing assault in Tigray by the Ethiopian and Eritrean governments, citizens living in Tigray ‚Äď an ancient kingdom in Ethiopia‚Äôs far north ‚Äď reflected on the slaughter of at least 800 Tigrayans by the Eritrean government's allied forces to Ethiopia.
Now that phone services have finally been restored, witnesses recalled to the Associated Press the massacre they witnessed in Axum, a city in Tigray, at the Church of St. Mary where hundreds were massacred.
A deacon of the church who spoke to the Associated Press told of "rape, plunder" and "callous & intentional mass killings."...