Africa!! Morocco starts a war with Western Sahara as Ethiopia war with Tigray take a dangerous turn after reports of Tigray militias firing two rockets into neighboring region rising fear of a wider conflict.
Already the war has killed thousands and displaced thousands more from their homes into neighboring regions and countries like Sudan.
UN secretary general called for an end to fighting and start of dialogue between central government and Tigray adminstration.
Some reports indicate that Tigray adminstration took over the command of military Barracks in the region which were originally in Federal command which takes the war to anther level if reports are confirmed to be true because it will indicate a prolonged war which will likely distabilize the country at large and slow economic recovery which is already under stress due to covid-19.
As for Morocco, reports indicate that it’s military launched an operation to reopen the road to neighboring Mauritania. The operation took place in no man’s land on southern border of Western Sahara to end provocations by polisario front.
Polisario front launched a war against Morocco but casefire was reached and has been in place for three decades but after Morocco military launched this recent operation to reopen the road to neighboring Mauritania, the polisario front declared the ceasefire over which means resume of fighting.
According to Morocco military, the operation was aimed at stopping blockade of trucks travelling from Morocco controlled disputed territories to neighboring Mauritania and restore the circulation of civilians and commercial traffic.