Eritrean Refugees Speak of Harassment, Looting in Tigray


Addis Ababa August 6/2021 (ENA) Eritrean refugees who had been sheltered at Shimelba Refugee Camp in Tigray area mentioned the terrorist group TPLF had dedicated atrocities, harassment and looting in opposition to them.

One of many refugees, Diglal Endrias, who fled from Shimelba Refugee Camp to Addis Ababa alongside together with his 4 buddies crossing via Gonder, mentioned  the terrorist group killed, harassed and looted properties of Eritrean refugees sheltered within the camp.

The opposite refugee, Dr. Fisum Ziad got here to Addis Ababa eight months in the past as TPLF militia often attacked the camp he used to dwell.

Refugees had fled to completely different instructions like Sheraro, Shire and Addis Ababa following the limitless crises within the camp, he added.

In response to him, the refugees confronted meals and shelter shortages and youngsters couldn’t go to high school.

Company for Refugee and Returnee Affairs (ARRA) Public Relations group chief,Yasin Aliy mentioned the Eritrean refugees got here to Addis Ababa to save lots of their lives following the assault of the terrorist TPLF on Shimelba and Hetsas refugee camps.

The company has been working laborious to guard and assist these refugees, he added.

Now the company is registering refugees who arrived in Addis Ababa to supply them with the required assist, together with id card for authorized safety and short-term shelter.

The Company for Refugee and Returnee Affairs can also be relocating refugees from Maytsebri and Adi Harush to Debark and Gondar in Amhara Area, it was realized.

Out of the refugees who fled from Tigray to Addis Ababa, about 900 refugees are anticipated to  get registered, in response to the company.


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