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Factbox: As mediation calls mount, who has leverage in Ethiopia?

Nov 23, 2020 - Reuters UK
Board and Executive Moves

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Ethiopia has rebuffed attempts at international mediation since conflict erupted in its northern Tigray region on Nov. 4.

Federal troops are advancing on the Tigrayan capital Mekelle but Tigray’s local leaders - who have a long history of guerrilla warfare - have vowed to fight.

Here are details on who has influence in Ethiopia and whether they are using it.

AFRICAN UNION - The African Union has appointed three former presidents to act as envoys to the ...