PBS NewsHour

On the Ethiopian border, refugees flee fighting, famine

Clip: 07/24/2021 | 7m 13s | Video has closed captioning.

Nobel Peace Prize-winner Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed of Ethiopia launched a government offensive last November against rebels in the northern region of Tigray. At the time, he promised the war would be over in a matter of weeks. But the ongoing conflict has led to thousands of deaths, displaced almost 2 million people, and led to charges of ethnic cleansing. Benedict Moran and Jorgen Samso report.

Aired: 07/24/21

Rating: NR

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