A Round Up of News of the Ethiopian Civil War and its Effect on Ethiopia’s Jews

Note: the Jewish communities of Ethiopia are centered in Gondar (about 10,000) and in Addis Ababa (about 4000). Gondar (indicated by the red arrow) is in Amhara Region bordered by the rebelling Tigray region to the north and by Sudan to the west. The situation is becoming increasingly desperate for Ethiopian Jews, particularly in Gondar. Please donate today through our links to NACOEJ or SSEJ. November 17, 2020: The NY Times reports that support teams appealed to the Ethiopian authorities to safe entry for them to the Tigray area to allow them to replenish dwindling provisions for individuals stranded by…