In reality, Isaias is digging the last ditch to bury the legacy of the EPLF/the liberation struggle and with that comes the continuation of denial of Eritrean people their right to have a constitutional political system that upholds the rule of law and respects
Cotter, a 37-year-old musician, is almost done making a documentary - Refugee: The Eritrean Exodus - to share people's stories and raise awareness about human rights abuses in Eritrea, a country slightly larger than Pennsylvania on the Horn of Africa.
Cotter has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in
Tanjin from Eritrea is among 2,000 to land on the Island in the last five days
He left his family behind and faces military conscription if he is sent back
Around 300 migrants are thought to have drowned on their way from Libya
170,000 migrants from Asia and
Over 35,000 Eritrean refugees live in Israel today. Dubbed a "cancer" by right-wing politicians, just four have been granted asylum.
By Dan Connell, February 19, 2015
Kifle was in the fourth grade at Bet Soira — the “Revolution School” run by the Eritrean People’s Liberation Front at their rear