Ethiopia: US Doubles Aid to Tigray

The US said “large-scale assistance is urgently needed” in order to prevent the humanitarian situation in Tigray from worsening. The area has seen a violent conflict for several months.

The United States said Thursday that it would provide another $152 million (€128 million) to the Tigray region of Ethiopia in the wake of ongoing fighting and potential famine.

The aid will come through the US Agency for International Development (USAID). It will double the amount of funding that the US provides…


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