Aid workers say Ethiopia air strike in northwest Tigray killed 56 people

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ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) -An air strike in Ethiopia’s Tigray region killed 56 people and injured 30, including children, in a camp for displaced people, two aid workers told Reuters on Saturday, citing local authorities and eyewitness accounts. Military spokesman Colonel Getnet Adane and government spokesman Legesse Tulu did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s spokeswoman Billene Seyoum did not respond to a request for comment. The government has previously denied targeting civilians in the 14-month conflict with rebellious Tigrayan forces. The spokesman f…

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