(May 29, 2010) The Association of Eritrean Journalists in Exile (AEJE) strongly condemns the vicious attack on Tedros Mengistu by PFDJ supporters and joins the CPJ in its call for thorough investigation on the case. The attack happened on May 9, 2010, in Houston, Texas when Tedros Mengistu participated in PFDJ-sponsored public seminar headed by Ms. Sophia Tesfamariam.

(May 29, 2010) The Association of Eritrean Journalists in Exile (AEJE) strongly condemns the vicious attack on Tedros Mengistu by PFDJ supporters and joins the CPJ in its call for thorough investigation on the case. The attack happened on May 9, 2010, in Houston, Texas when Tedros Mengistu participated in PFDJ-sponsored public seminar headed by Ms. Sophia Tesfamariam.

Dawit The Association of Eritrean Journalists in Exile (AEJE) would like to express its gratitude to the Norwegian Authors’ Union for giving an Award to Mr. Dawit Isaak, an Eritrean journalist who has been languished in prison since September 23, 2001.

Dawit The Association of Eritrean Journalists in Exile (AEJE) would like to express its gratitude to the Norwegian Authors’ Union for giving an Award to Mr. Dawit Isaak, an Eritrean journalist who has been languished in prison since September 23, 2001.

The Association of Eritrean Journalists in Exile (AEJE) would like show its gratitude to the Swedish PEN for presenting the Tucholsky Award to our compatriot, Mr. Dawit Isaak who has been in Eritrean jail since September 23, 2001. This award is another remarkable addition to the serious of tireless efforts and achievements of Swedish human right groups and NGOs to take up the cause of freedom of expression in Eritrea in general and the case of Dawit Isaak in particular. It can be recalled that last month, Dawit Isaak had been honoured to be a finalist for European Union’s Sakharov Prize.

The Association of Eritrean Journalists in Exile (AEJE) would like show its gratitude to the Swedish PEN for presenting the Tucholsky Award to our compatriot, Mr. Dawit Isaak who has been in Eritrean jail since September 23, 2001. This award is another remarkable addition to the serious of tireless efforts and achievements of Swedish human right groups and NGOs to take up the cause of freedom of expression in Eritrea in general and the case of Dawit Isaak in particular. It can be recalled that last month, Dawit Isaak had been honoured to be a finalist for European Union’s Sakharov Prize.

Eight years ago, on September 18, 2001, the Eritrean government closed the private newspapers and started to hunt down the journalists. It arrested most of them and few fled the country.  Though we have no up to date figures, five of them have been confirmed died in jail.  Eritrean government is currently known as the biggest jailor of journalists in the world with more than 25 journalists languishing in jails for years.

Eight years ago, on September 18, 2001, the Eritrean government closed the private newspapers and started to hunt down the journalists. It arrested most of them and few fled the country.  Though we have no up to date figures, five of them have been confirmed died in jail.  Eritrean government is currently known as the biggest jailor of journalists in the world with more than 25 journalists languishing in jails for years.

ሎሚ ቕኔ ኣብ ሊብያ ዝነበሩ ኤርትርያውያን ዝወረዶም ዘሰክሕ ኩነታት ዘሕመሞምን ዘሰምበዶምን ዘጉሃዮምን ካብ 200 ምእቲ ዝበዝሑ እርትርያውያን ካብ ዘሓለፈ ሰምበት ዕለት 8/30/2009 ኣትሒዞም ን4መዓልቲ ኣብ ኢንተርነት ዝርካብ መራኸቢ ቡዙሃን Paltalk Room: Eritrea no Fara ተኣኪቦም “እንታይ ኢና እንገብሮ ብኸመይ” ዝብል ዛዕባ ሒዞም ንነዊሕ ስዓታት ገፊሕ ዘተን ዘድሊ መጽናዕትን ኣካይዶም ትማሊ ሓሙስ ዕለት 3 ወረሒ 9/2009 ኣሰታት ካብ 250 ዝበዝሑ ኤርትራውያን “ማሕበረኮም መንእሰያት ኤርትርያ (ማ.መ.ኤ)” ዊን ድማ “Eritrean Youth Self-help Association (EYSA)”ዝብል መጸዋዕታ ሒዝና ኣብ ዘዘለናዮ ሃገርን ከተማታትን ንመስረት ኣብ ዝብል ሓፈሻዊ ምርድዳእ በጺሖም:: ኤርትራውያን ተቐማጦ ሃገረ ስዊሰ ዱሮ ተኣኻኺቦምን ኣብ ምንዳይ መአከቢን መራኸቢን ቦታ ከም ዘለዉ ሹዑ ምሸት ኣፍሊጦም::