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Ethiopian forces reportedly launch a large scale offensive in the Tigray region

Tigray's military command in the Tigray region of Ethiopia stated that Ethiopia's military launched a large-scale offensive in the region for the first time in a year. The Tigray command's statement stated that Ethiopian forces, along with Amhara special forces and Amhara militias, started a large-scale attack around 5:00 a.m. on Wednesday in the direction of Alamata, southern Tigray. The Ethiopian army denied the allegations and claimed Tigray forces were engaged in pre-conflict propaganda. This event took place on 08/24/2022 at the following location: Almata, Ethiopia.

Incident Type: Military Conflict

Event Type: Military Operations

Total Fatalities: 0

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: StarTribune