One of the strikes hit a army command submit and coaching heart belonging to the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) — the area’s ruling get together — within the metropolis of Mai Tsebri, in accordance with Legese.
A second strike focused the city of Adwa the place Legese alleged the TPLF have been manufacturing army tools and pretend Ethiopian National Defense Forces uniforms.
TPLF denied that the Ethiopian air drive had hit army targets in Tigray on Sunday, and as an alternative mentioned the strikes focused a hospital and a textile manufacturing unit.
“Ironically, they also targeted what little is left of Almeda Textike in Adwa,” he wrote. “The textile factory had been totally destroyed by Ethio-Eritrean forces months ago.”
Getachew additional contradicted Legese, saying “no military targets” have been hit.
Communications are down throughout Tigray and it was not instantly potential to succeed in the TPLF, humanitarian sources or witnesses on the bottom for remark.
Abiy despatched central authorities troops who drove the TPLF out of Mekelle late final 12 months. But forces allied to the TPLF launched a counter-attack this 12 months, recapturing Mekelle and almost all of Tigray, and seizing swathes of Amhara.