Ethiopia’s crisis is a result of decades of land disputes and ethnic power battles — Quartz

When anti-government protests rocked Gondar city in northern Ethiopia in July, ethnic Tigrayans living in the Amhara region started fleeing. For a quarter of a century, the Tigrayans, who make up only 6% of the country’s over 100 million population, have enjoyed disproportionate influence and representation in government. But as the latest wave of protests…

via Ethiopia’s crisis is a result of decades of land disputes and ethnic power battles — Quartz

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