H.E Ambassador Mulu Solomon Bezuneh, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to the Federal Republic of Germany held a web conference with Ethiopia’s Honorary Consuls in four German cities i.e Hamburg, Stuttgart, Munich and Bremen on the current situation in Ethiopia.
During the conference, she explained the current status of the law enforcement operation in the Tigray region, by stressing that the military operation, which has been conducted in the Tigray Regional State to restore constitutionality and rule of law by the Federal Government is now by and large completed. The operations were carried out with all the necessary precaution for the protection of civilians and civilian infrastructures in order to avoid collateral damage. Now the focus of the government is and will be to rebuild the affected region and to ensure the prevalence of law and order.
Besides, she pointed out that the Federal government was too patient with the provocative action done by TPLF group in the last three years, but was, however forced to take measure after the TPLF group crossed the red line by attacking the National Defense Force stationed in the region, thereby threatening the very existence of the country.
H.E Ambassador Mulu Solomon also replied to questions raised by the participants.
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