ADDIS ABABA – The federal security forces and the government are well aware of the whereabouts of Debretsion Gebremichael (Ph.D) (the former Tigray State Vice President) , the rest junta’s senior officials and the high ranking military officers, therefore, the Ethiopian National Defense Forces (ENDF) once again called on them to surrender peacefully.

Defense Force Deployment Department Head Brig. Gen. Tesfaye Ayalew told local media recently that the ENDF has put under siege the remaining fugitive members of the junta and has offered them the opportunity to surrender peacefully sending elders.

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“We’ll take actions against these individuals if they refuse to surrender peacefully.”

According to him, as everyone knows, before the ENDF took control of Mekelle city, these [with the premier’s statement on November 22, 2020] wrongdoers were repeatedly asked to surrender peacefully but they refused to do that.

“Some members of the TPLF junta who refused to surrender peacefully were killed along with their bodyguards,” he indicated.

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As ENDF revealed last Wednesday that the core junta’s leaders – Seyoum Mesfin, Asmelash Woldesilassie, and Abay Tsehaye – were killed for refusing to surrender peacefully during the operation the ENDF carried out. Col. Kiros Hagos, a defector of the ENDF was also destroyed along with his security forces.

As to Brig. Gen. Tesfaye, all members of the TPLF junta have not managed to leave the Tigray State.

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The Ethiopian herald January 15/2021


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