(Source: Dimtsi Weyane (DM) International, 15 february 2021, updated 23 Februray 2021)
Tigray Defense Forces (TDF) completely destroyed the 32 brigade of the Ethiopian Army between Gijet and Yechila towns in Ester area about 60 Km from Mekele
Tigray Defense Forces (TDF) have killed 1579 troops including Colonel Ababu, the Ethiopian Army 32 Brigade commander; wounded 500; captured 104 prisoners and a number of military equipment in one day battle in Esret.
The TDF military offensive was carried out in the name of operation Mesfin, and the entire 32 brigade was fully destroyed which aimed to end the invasions of the Ethiopian Army, Eritrean Army and Amhara militias in Tigray.
In a video report released via Dimtsi Weyane (DM) International, TDF spokesperson, Gebre Gebretsadik said that TDF carried out the offensive military actions on 15 February 2021 between Gijet and Yechila towns in Esret area against “enemy forces”.
The TDF spokesperson noted that the 32 Brigade troops were looting the towns and killing civilians.
Tigrayans have celebrated 46th year of 11 February (46ን ዓመት በዓል ለካቲት 11 ለካቲት 2013) in Tigray and around the world.
Following fighting with Tigrayan forces in Gijet, report of a massacre of close to 200 in town of Esret, between Gijet and Yechila by Ethiopian and Eritrean troops. A 92 year old nun, children and a whole family said to have been killed.
Long live TDF!
Tigray will prevail!