Ethiopia Restructures Its Military
Addis Ababa, December 13, 2018 – Ethiopia has restructured its defense force.
Accordingly, it has downsized the number of regional commands to four from six. The new regional commands are Eastern, Western, Southern, and Northern.
It has also set up a committee tasked to reestablish a naval force and a special operation command.
Based on these, the government has reshuffled military positions, according to Lieutenant General Mola Hailemariam, chief of special operation at the defense force.