Ethiopia accuses WHO chief of backing Tigray Nov 20, 2020 0 1778 12345 Ethiopia’s army chief on Thursday accused WHO boss Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus -- the country’s highest-profile Tigrayan abroad -- of lobbying for and seeking to arm leaders in the conflict-torn dissident region. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed unleashed a military campaign against the northern region on November 4 with the declared aim of unseating its ruling party, the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), which he accuses of defying his government and seeking to destabilise it. (afp) Pages 12 RELATED ARTICLES On farewell ME tour Pompeo visits W Bank settlement, Golan Heights Nov 20, 2020 0 478 Imran Khan vows to help stem Afghan bloodshed Nov 20, 2020 0 454 Delhi quadruples mask fines as virus cases soar Nov 20, 2020 0 63 Australian special forces ‘unlawfully killed’ 39 in Afghanistan AFP Canberra Australia’s elite special forces “unlawfully killed” 39 Afghan civilians and prisoners, including summary executions as part of initiation rituals, according to evidence in a searing military inquiry .. Virus cases surge in Iran, Morocco and Jordan: WHO AFP Cairo Iran, Jordan and Morocco have recorded thousands of new Covid-19 infections in recent days, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Thursday, warning that lockdowns could not stamp out the pandemic. “More ..