Forces under Filipos' command are responsible for "massacres, looting, and sexual assaults," the Treasury Department said in a statement.
The Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) has not made a statement on the pact but a spokesperson for the group confirmed the agreement to the Bloomberg news agency.
Deby said armed groups have "a patriotic obligation to reconsider their positions" and to help the transitional council build national unity.
The Afar regional administration blames Tigrayan forces for the incident, as fighting in Ethiopia’s nine-month conflict escalates in regions bordering Tigray.
Somalia is struggling to rebuild after a 20-year civil war and is still battling an insurgency by al-Qaeda affiliate Al Shabaab.
The bodies were found in the Setit River, known in Ethiopia as the Tekeze, which is the current de facto borderline between territory controlled by Tigrayan forces and those controlled by…
The government will first spend $17 million making emergency repairs to parts of the other half of the national network that’s already in use.
Geoff Makhubo took office in December 2019 after the ruling party wrested control of the city from an opposition coalition.