Sudan summoned Ethiopia’s envoy after 29 bodies found in river | Ethiopia News

Sudan summoned Ethiopia’s envoy after 29 bodies found in river | Ethiopia News

The bodies have been found between July 26 and August 8 on the Sudanese aspect of the Setit River, says (*29*)’s international ministry.

(*29*) has summoned Ethiopia’s ambassador to Khartoum after 29 bodies have been found on the banks of a river flowing from Ethiopia, the North African nation’s international ministry stated.

In a press release launched late on Tuesday, the ministry stated the bodies had been recognized as Ethiopians from the Tigray ethnic group by Ethiopians residing in the Wad al Hulaywah space of jap (*29*).

The Ethiopian ambassador was summoned on August 30 and informed the bodies have been found between July 26 and August 8 on the Sudanese aspect of the Setit River, recognized in Ethiopia because the Tekeze, the assertion stated.

The assertion didn’t say how the individuals died.

Dina Mufti, spokesperson for the Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, didn’t instantly reply to a request for remark by Reuters.

The river runs alongside Ethiopia’s border with Eritrea earlier than crossing into (*29*) on the level the place the three nations meet.

Tensions between (*29*) and Ethiopia have been operating excessive due to a spillover of the battle in Ethiopia’s northern Tigray area and Ethiopia’s development of a large hydropower dam on the Blue Nile river.

Tens of hundreds of individuals have fled the battle into jap (*29*) and there have been navy skirmishes in an space of contested farmland alongside the border between (*29*) and Ethiopia.

Sudanese authorities stated on Sunday they’d confiscated a weapons cargo that arrived by air from Ethiopia on suspicion the arms have been destined to be used in “crimes against the state”.

(*29*)’s inside ministry stated in a while Monday that the cargo had turned out to be a part of a authorized cargo imported by a licensed arms dealer.

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