This Ethiopian Road Is a Lifeline for Millions. Now It’s Blocked.

Aid workers say the Ethiopian government has effectively cut off the lone route into the conflict-torn region of Tigray, leading to a risk of mass starvation.,

A U.N. convoy leaving Tigray along a road that passes through some of the most inhospitable terrain on earth in Ethiopia.
A U.N. convoy leaving Tigray along a road that passes through some of the most inhospitable terrain on earth in Ethiopia.Credit…Declan Walsh/The New York Times

This Ethiopian Road Is a Lifeline for Millions. Now It’s Blocked.

Aid workers say the Ethiopian government has effectively cut off the lone route into the conflict-torn region of Tigray, leading to a risk of mass starvation.

A U.N. convoy leaving Tigray along a road that passes through some of the most inhospitable terrain on earth in Ethiopia.Credit…Declan Walsh/The New York Times

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