US Asks Americans to Leave Ethiopia as Rebels Advance Toward Capital

The State Department says U.S. Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa Jeffrey Feltman will travel to Ethiopia on Thursday and Friday, after rebel forces from the northern Tigray region said they were moving toward the capital and the government in Addis Ababa declared a state of emergency. With Heather Murdock contributing, VOA Senior Diplomatic Correspondent Cindy Saine reports.

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