Over 2170 Eritreans have died of hunger and pastecide-contaminated grains since January, a leaked confidentail letter written by the Ministry of Health to the Presiden’t office reported. The report which does not include those who died before reaching hospitals shows that 226 people in Asmara, 155 in Central , 420 in Sothern , 366 in Anseba, 327 in Northern Red Sea, 326 in Southern Red Sea and 353 in Gash Barka regions have died. Our sources indicated thousands of rural Eritreans are dying unoticed in their homes after emaciated alone. According to report many are weakened to a point where they could not leave their villages in search of food.

Over 2170 Eritreans have died of hunger and pastecide-contaminated grains since January, a leaked confidentail letter written by the Ministry of Health to the Presiden’t office reported. The report which does not include those who died before reaching hospitals shows that 226 people in Asmara, 155 in Central , 420 in Sothern , 366 in Anseba, 327 in Northern Red Sea, 326 in Southern Red Sea and 353 in Gash Barka regions have died. Our sources indicated thousands of rural Eritreans are dying unoticed in their homes after emaciated alone. According to report many are weakened to a point where they could not leave their villages in search of food.