Ethiopia‘s prime minister has accused forces in the northern Tigre region of carrying out a massacre on civilians.

Abbis Ahmed said that Ethiopian Federal troupes had liberated the western part of Tigre in a Victory for the Innocent civilians of Maikadra that were brutally massacred.

In a state press statement, Abbis also said that bodies of members of the army who were also shot while the hands and legs being tied had been found.

Kiregan officials have denied doing such atrocities.