The truce raises hopes humanitarian aid can reach a region where hundreds of thousands face famine
Access to northern Ethiopia is severely restricted, Tigray is under a communications blackout
African Union envoy Olusegun Obasanjo hails the agreement as a new 'dawn' for Ethiopia
'Pressing: immediate cessation of hostilities, unfettered humanitarian access & withdrawal of Eritrean forces'
'Children are dying every day from malnutrition. The world is not paying enough attention'
'Violence and destruction have reached alarming levels' in Ethiopia's war-torn Tigray region
'For women, it’s hell. They cannot access care. Even if they arrive at a health facility, there is nothing'
90 percent of Tigray's population is in dire need of assistance due to severe restrictions on humanitarian aid
Tigray ready for 'robust peace process under the auspices of the African Union'
'There is no military solution to the conflict. All parties should exercise restraint'
Fresh airstrikes in the Tigrayan capital of Mekele and along the Sudanese border
'We saw what war did last time, and it will do the same thing again. It will just cause damage'
Renewed violence unleashes as both sides blame each other for lack of progress to end the 21-month conflict
WHO chief suggests lack of attention to crisis due to 'the color of the skin of the people'
The ship, which arrived in the port near Odesa, will sail to Ethiopia in the coming days
Attacks by al-Shabaab near the Ethiopia-Somalia border are rare due to a strong Ethiopian security presence
Egypt 'identifies that the world is becoming more, and not less, multipolar'
'I am horrified by the senseless killing as well as the forced displacement of the local population'
Ethiopia says it took measures 'against groups involved in the illegal arms trade... and creating conflict'
'Two mosques were burnt... two Orthodox Christian men were burnt to death' among dozens of others killed
'This drought has knocked out my entire family. Maybe our children eat once a day'
'The families said, pray for us, instead of dying here let’s go home and die there'
Several hundred thousand Tigrayans were reportedly subjected to ethnically-motivated rape, murder, starvation
'The government hopes that this truce will substantially improve the humanitarian situation on the ground'