UN warns of worsening famine in Ethiopia’s Tigray, urges rebels to ‘immediately’ endorse ceasefire

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    The UN on Friday urged the rebel Tigray Defense Forces group to “immediately and completely” endorse the ceasefire that the Ethiopian government has announced in the war-hit region.

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