Ethiopia says air strike in Mekelle targeted TPLF facility

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Smoke billows from the scene of an air strike, in Mekelle

ADDIS ABABA – An Ethiopian government spokesperson said a federal air strike on Wednesday in Mekelle, the Tigray regional capital, targeted buildings where rebellious Tigrayan forces were repairing armaments.

Legesse Tulu, the spokesperson, told Reuters he had no information on casualties.

(Reporting by Addis Ababa newsroom; Writing by Maggie Fick; Editinb by Andrew Cawthorne)