Minister for Immigration, Integration and Asylum Policy Gerd Leers informed the House of Representatives in a letter that the Netherlands will not force anyone to return to Eritrea. Asylum seekers from Eritrea who left without permission of the Eritrean authorities will be able to obtain
HUNDREDS of mourners gathered in downtown Winnipeg on Sunday night to pay their last respects to a woman slain last week.
As many as 300 members of Winnipeg's Eritrean community filled the Medhanie Alem Church on Edmonton Street to sing hymns and pray in memory of
The inclusion of Chad, South Sudan and Sudan in the East and Horn of Africa operational subregion as of 2012 will make it one of the largest such areas in which UNHCR operates. There are some 5.5 million people of concern to UNHCR in
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By Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda | Jan 27, 2012
(eTN) - Eritrea’s dictatorial and radical regime has been fingered by Eritrean opposition groups, Ethiopian, and other international sources for alleged complicity in the recent spate of attacks on foreign tourists and abductions, as Ethiopian
The Legal Struggle against PFDJ-Part One
By Seyoum Tesfaye
The UNSC has imposed two sanctions: Resolution 1907 (December 2009) and Resolution 2023 (on December 2011) on the Eritrean regime. It more likely, come next December, the UNSC will have to impose a much stringent comprehensive sanction
Syria, Bahrain and Yemen get worst ever rankings
“This year’s index sees many changes in the rankings, changes that reflect a year that was incredibly rich in developments, especially in the Arab world,” Reporters Without Borders said today as it released its 10th annual press freedom
Updated: Wed Jan. 25 2012 11:29:28
Winnipeg police have made an arrest in the death of a 34-year-old woman on Jan. 23.
Officers and emergency crews were called to the 300 block of Assiniboine Avenue for a report of an assault.
A 34-year-old woman was found suffering from
A 34-year-old woman's death late Monday night has left members of Winnipeg's Eritrean community stunned.
Emergency officials rushed to a suite at Palmer House, at 372 Assiniboine Ave., at about 10:10 p.m., Monday after an assault was reported. The woman was taken by ambulance in critical
Addis Ababa - Eritrea is using an Ethiopian rebel group as a "surrogate" to deny responsibility for an incident during which five Europeans were killed and two captured last week, Addis Ababa said on Tuesday.
Five Europeans trekking on the slopes of the famed Erta Ale
By Petros Tesfagiorgis
A conference to honour the Achievement of Kassahun Checole.
The conference took place in Washington on 18 November 2011. Dr. Araya Debesai one of the organizers and the chair sent me the report of the event and a video to refer to. Dr. Araya
A rebel group has promised the release of two German nationals who were kidnapped in the Afar region of Ethiopia last week when a group of European tourists were attacked, killing five of them.
The rebel group, Afar Revolutionary Democratic Unity Front (ARDUF), in its first
NAIROBI, Kenya, January 21 – Kenya on Saturday dismissed a report by the United Nations exonerating Eritrea from claims that it funded the Al Shabaab militia with both monetary and ammunitions support against the Kenya defence forces saying it is one sided.
Speaking during a press