Ethiopia civil war: The refugees caught in the crossfire

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    Sky’s Africa correspondent John Sparks speaks to several refugees scarred by the ongoing civil war in Ethiopia in the town of Hamdayet. Clashes between government forces and rebels in the Tigray region have led tens of thousands of people to flee into neighbouring Sudan in recent weeks.

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