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June, 2017

  • 28 June

    Reports: UAE Sends Yemeni Terror Suspects to Eritrean Prison – Voice of America

    Voice of AmericaReports: UAE Sends Yemeni Terror Suspects to Eritrean PrisonVoice of AmericaThe United Arab Emirates has transferred terrorism suspects from Yemen to a secret prison in Assab, Eritrea, according to former detainees and Yemeni officials. The facility on the Red Sea coast is part of a regional network of prisons in which torture ...and more »

  • 28 June

    EU mustn’t ignore human rights in giving Eritrea aid – RFI

    RFIEU mustn't ignore human rights in giving Eritrea aidRFIEritrean activists visited Brussels this week to lobby the European Union over alleged human rights abuses committed by the authorities in Asmara. The campaigners are worried that the EU is ignoring violations committed by the Eritrean government and ...

  • 28 June

    Eritrea: The African North Korea’s border spats with Djibouti and … – africanews

    africanewsEritrea: The African North Korea's border spats with Djibouti and ...africanewsEritrea is not a typically newsy African country – at least gauging by how much comes from other countries, the Horn of Africa nation is very low on news and ...and more »

  • 28 June

    Israel Hires Anti-refugee Group to Research Situation in Eritrea – Haaretz

    Israel Hires Anti-refugee Group to Research Situation in EritreaHaaretzThe Population and Immigration Authority has hired the services of the Israeli Immigration Policy Center, an organization that strives to expel African asylum seekers, to conduct a survey of the situation in Eritrea. The 49,000 shekel ($13.9 thousand ...

  • 28 June

    New campaign launched as Eritrea worsens clampdown on Christians – Premier

    PremierNew campaign launched as Eritrea worsens clampdown on ChristiansPremierRobinson likened Eritrea to "one giant prison where hope has disappeared and where the majority of people are denied simple freedoms, basic human dignity and human rights." According to Release International, in 2002 Eritrea outlawed many Christian ...

  • 28 June

    Research Theme Identification Workshop

    [Shabait] Asmara -The Halhale College of Business and Economics organized a workshop aimed at identifying research theme.

  • 28 June

    Road Renovation Campaign

    [Shabait] Asmara -The residents of Adi-Quala sub-zone, Southern region, and Laelai-Gash sub-zone in Gash-Barka region, have conducted road renovation as well as soil and water conservation campaign on the basis of popular participation.

  • 28 June

    Sports and Cultural Week in Hamelmalo

    [Shabait] Asmara -Junior school students have conducted sports and cultural week in Hamelmalo sub-zone. Ms. Nejat Al-Amin, Head of Culture, Sports and Health at the Education Ministry's branch in Anseba region, commended teachers and parents for their contribution to the success of the program. She also said that the event was a platform in which

  • 27 June

    Eritrea: Eid Alfetir Celebrated Nationwide – AllAfrica.com

    Eritrea: Eid Alfetir Celebrated NationwideAllAfrica.comIn a spiritual message he conveyed, Sheik Ibrahim wished a happy Eid to the Eritrean people in general and followers of the Islamic faith in particular, and called on the faithful to extend hands to the needy and demonstrate forgiveness and mutual support.

  • 27 June

    Eritrea: Hundreds of Christians arrested – including children – Independent Catholic News

    ChristianTodayEritrea: Hundreds of Christians arrested - including childrenIndependent Catholic NewsEritrea has arrested 200 Evangelical and Pentecostal Christians in house-to-house raids, in a tough new crackdown which is tearing children from their parents. Young children and a baby are among those arrested. It is feared they could spend their ...Eritrea launches new crackdown on ChristiansChristianTodayall 2 news articles »

  • 26 June

    Eritrea: Wild Speculation Packaged As Nuanced Analysis – AllAfrica.com

    Eritrea: Wild Speculation Packaged As Nuanced AnalysisAllAfrica.comAs Eritrea underlined in its measured press statement, Qatar has not to date provided Eritrea with full information on the reasons behind its withdrawal of troops. But Qatar had reportedly sent letters prior/on the date of its withdrawal to Djibouti ...

  • 26 June

    Eritrea: Denden Commercial School Graduates 436 Students – AllAfrica.com

    Eritrea: Denden Commercial School Graduates 436 StudentsAllAfrica.comThe students out of which 72% are female students were graduated in Book Keeping, Secretarial Science, Material Management and Library Science. The Director of the school, Mr. Daniel Jambo called on the graduates to practically upgrade their skills and ...

  • 26 June

    Eritrea: Denial of Free Expression Remains "Systematically … – AllAfrica.com

    Eritrea: Denial of Free Expression Remains "Systematically ...AllAfrica.comARTICLE 19 welcomes the report of the UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Eritrea. We remain disturbed that the denial of freedom of ...and more »

  • 26 June

    Denden Commercial School Graduates 436 Students

    [Shabait] Asmara -Denden Commercial School graduated 436 students in certificate on 24 June.

  • 26 June

    More Martyrs Day Commemorations

    [Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean nationals residing in Angola, Zambia, Qatar, Canada, Holland and Germany have commemorated Martyrs Day with patriotic zeal.

  • 26 June

    Eid Alfetir Celebrated Nationwide

    [Shabait] Asmara -Eid Alfetir Al-Mubarek was colorfully celebrated nationwide on 25 June.

  • 26 June

    Wild Speculation Packaged As Nuanced Analysis

    [Shabait] Writing jointly for Al Jazeera website, Professor Barakat Sultan, Director of the Center for Conflict and Humanitarian Studies at the Doha Institute; and, Dr Sansom Milton, a senior research fellow at the Doha Institute, offer a number of superfluous conjectures on the abrupt and apparently hasty withdrawal of Qatari troops from the Djibouti-Eritrea border.

  • 26 June

    Motor Oil Recycling Plant

    [Shabait] Massawa -Total Oil Company has established a motor oil recycling plant in the port city of Massawa.

  • 25 June

    UN urges Djibouti and Eritrea to end border dispute – eNCA

    eNCAUN urges Djibouti and Eritrea to end border disputeeNCADJIBOUTI CITY - The UN Security Council on Monday urged Djibouti and Eritrea to resolve their border dispute peacefully after tensions flared following the withdrawal of Qatari peacekeepers from a buffer zone. Djibouti accused Eritrea of moving its ...What is behind tension between Eritrea and Djibouti?BBC NewsUN, AU Call for Restraint Along Eritrea-Djibouti BorderVoice of AmericaEritrea-Djibouti border tensions: UN, IGAD join de-escalation callsafricanewsall 35 news articles »

  • 25 June

    Eritrea: Denial of Free Expression Remains "Systematically Entrenched" in Eritrea – AllAfrica.com

    Eritrea: Denial of Free Expression Remains "Systematically Entrenched" in EritreaAllAfrica.comARTICLE 19 welcomes the report of the UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Eritrea. We remain disturbed that the denial of freedom of expression, assembly and association rights remains "systematically entrenched" in Eritrea, as the ...and more »