The United Nations (UN) human rights commission has urged the UN General Assembly to haul Eritrea before the International Criminal Court (ICC) for crimes including enslavement, imprisonment, enforced disappearances and torture.
The UN Special Rapporteur on Eritrea, Sheila Keetharuth, who made the call was speaking for
By Martin Plaut
GENEVA (28 October 2016) – States must heed the pleas of countless victims of crimes against humanity for justice and accountability, Sheila Keetharuth of the former UN Commission of Inquiry on human rights in Eritrea urged the UN General Assembly today. The Commission
According to news sources from Ethiopia, two Eritrean air force pilots defected to Ethiopia, today, 26 October, by flying a training aircraft.
The officers, who landed at the Ethiopian Air Force base in Mekele before seeking asylum are, Mebrahtu Tesfamariam Mengesha and Afewerki Feshaye Gheresus.
To all the representatives of member States in the United Nations General Assembly;
We, the undersigned, members of the Eritrean Diaspora call upon the General Secretary to strongly support the resolution passed on June 21, 2016, by the United Nation Human Right Counsel (UNHRC). Endorsing the findings
Each month Open table analyses more than 400,000 dinner reviews that are sorted by predefined categories. Blue Nile, an Eritrean Restaurant based in Woolwich South East London, has been voted the best Restaurant in London for the second time in two years.
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As French authorities prepare to dismantle the camp that is home to up to 8,000 people, children and young adults are anxious about their next moves
Standing near muddy puddles and tents buffeted by the wind in the squalid shantytown for refugees and migrants in Calais,
Tesfagabir Berhe Tesfu (George)
At a time when some critics are undermining the power of Non-Violence struggle, Meron Semedar (probably the youngest dynamic and vibrant human rights activist in the US) has managed to organize to Host the first ever conference on Eritrea titled:
Eritrea at 25:
A Call to all North America Eritreans
to attend New York Demonstration in front of United Nations:
This is a call to all Eritreans in the pursuit of peace and justice to actively participate in the support of upcoming United Nations hearing and discussion on the Human
Legal ruling identifies risk of serious harm to returning Eritreans after MPs condemn ‘inexcusable’ delay in revising existing guidance
Judges deem Eritrea unsafe for migrants' return as Home Office advice rebutted
The Home Office will alter its much-criticised policy on Eritrean asylum seekers, after a legal
By Briana Duggan, CNN
(CNN)Ethiopia has imposed severe regulations under a new six-month "state of emergency" as it faces unprecedented levels of unrest across the country, a first in the government's 25-year rule.
The government says the state of emergency was put in place to prevent further loss of
The Upcoming NYC Demo: Empowering the Youth with Technology
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Kent Erdahl, KARE
ST. PAUL, Minn. - What does it take to save a life? Mikael Tekeste would argue that it all depends on your attitude.
Tekeste was among several citizens and officers recognized for their courage and life-saving heroics on Monday, during a special ceremony held