To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether his Department has investigated whether UK-supplied military support vehicles were used in the recent military operation in Tigray.
19 April 2021
This Government is concerned by the recent conflict in the Tigray region of Ethiopia and from the start has called for de-escalation and a long-term political solution.
The Ministry of Defence does not have a contract to sell vehicles to the Government of Ethiopia. We are not aware of any UK Defence-related sales or gifts of military support vehicles to Ethiopia.