We – Americans of Eritrean descent – are calling for the U.S. government to save 700 of our fellow Eritreans who are here in America from imminent torture or death at the hands of the brutal, dictatorial regime that rules Eritrea.
On September 13, 2017, the
Everything comes and goes but the worst thing in life is killing initiatives with reckless procrastination. Opportunities after all cannot survive without acceleration as we witnessed time and again in the Eritrean diary. The Voccaroian initiative for unity, for instance could have succeed by now
Everyone in Eritrea is desperate to flee, including the President’s son
OCTOBER 11, 2017 by ABRAHAM T. ZERE0
Image Credit: Joseph Bautista via Flickr Creative Commons
In today’s Eritrea, there is no difference between the jailer and the jailed. The political culture is so violent and desperate that the president’s own son attempted to escape the country.
President Isaias Afwerki’s
“Never stop fighting for what you believe in and never give up on your dreams.” That's Petros Tesfagherghis' advice – and the belief he lives by.
Petros is modest and unassuming. Asked about his own successes and difficulties – including twice fleeing his home country of
Pro-justice Eritrean American residents in the Washington, DC region have successfully persuaded US authorities to block Yemane Gebreab, Head of Political Affairs and Presidential Advisor, from headlining a meeting organized by the Eritrean government and its sympathizers.
The meeting was scheduled at the Doubletree Hotel Crystal
The World Council of Churches (WCC) has said it will pray and work for peace between Eritrea and Ethiopia in an attempt to partake in the resolution of a longstanding border dispute.
This was disclosed by a WCC delegation that visited the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church last month
Saying that “Eritrea is in an aferkubu situation” has now become a cliché. But, there is some truth in it. Most people will mention the needless impoverishment of the population, absence of civil liberties, no freedom of the press, no constitution, no independent judiciary, no
An Appeal to All Justice-Seeking Eritreans Worldwide
Let’s Make November 15, 2017, the beginning of the end of the dictatorship in Eritrea
Dear Fellow Justice-Seeking Eritrean,
As a Justice-Seeking Eritrean, we have no doubt that you are being tormented and deeply saddened by the increasingly worsening situation in
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TEHRAN (Tasnim) – A spokesman for the Yemeni army cautioned the Israeli regime against its continued acts of aggression against the Arabian Peninsula country, and said the Israeli military bases in Eritrea is within the range of Yemen’s homegrown ballistic missiles.
It is with a heavy heart that we would like to invite you for a Funeral Ceremony of our beloved daughters and sisters, Amal (Samya) Ahmedin, Amina Mahmud Idris and Amaya Tuccu Ahmedin, who are deceased at the tragic Grenfell Tower fire in London. We
by Rev. Thomas Reese S.J.
Torture. Arbitrary arrests and detention without charges. A ban on public religious activities. Stifling of dissent. Forced labor.
The governments of far too many countries persecute their citizens, including one we hear too little about: Eritrea. Those who know the character of the
Dr Alganesh Fessha who was born in Eritrea and has almost always lived in Milan is a medical specialist and founder of the non-governmental organisation "Gandhi". She has been working for years to save refugees from the Horn of Africa trying to reach Europe facing
This picture has been taken in 1994; a couple of years after Eritrean independence, and shortly after referendum. Although I was very young, I remember the day vividly. It was the first big wedding in our extended family, following those national events. The bride and
Qatar’s alleged support of terrorist organizations, which has already frayed its relation with Saudi Arabia, the UAE and other Gulf states, is also destabilizing East Africa.
Qatar’s withdrawal of its peacekeepers on June 14 from the Djibouti-Eritrea border was a form of punishment to the disputing
Meet Timnit Gebru, a person who The Selfpreneur has awarded the rare title of “Alicorn in Artificial Intelligence.” Read on to learn why she’s earned such a coveted title.
Let’s start with the backstory: Most stories of technology innovators start with them getting on a plane. But it’s somewhat