.......Eritrea forged a new strategic military relationship with Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates that involved allowing the Arab coalition to use Eritrean land, airspace and territorial waters in its anti-Houthi military campaign in Yemen. The Monitoring Group understands that, as part of the
By JOSEF FEDERMAN, Associated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) — The death of an Eritrean migrant who was shot and beaten by a mob that mistakenly believed he was a Palestinian attacker set off a round of soul-searching Monday amid the jittery atmosphere sweeping Israel in a wave
Eritrean asylum seekers were stunned by reports of Sunday’s lynching of Habtom Zarhum in Be’er Sheva. Videos showing a furious mob kicking and beating the wounded man following a terror attack quickly spread among the community.
“The community is in shock,” said Berhana, a 30-year-old Eritrean
First to Sudan, then back to Asmara and finally Switzerland, Mehrawi has moved wherever the shifting currents of war, displacement and hope have taken him
Geneva: It’s a splendid evening in Geneva: the ultramarine sky, the soft golden light of the evening, the gently flowing Rhône, and
13 October 2015
Quebec City, Canada – PEN International’s Assembly of Delegates, meeting at the organisation’s 81st international Congress in Quebec City, Canada this week, have today called for the immediate and unconditional release of two imprisoned writers Raif Badawi and Amanuel Asrat and justice for murdered Honduran
A polar bear who had an unexpected encounter with shocked migrants who climbed aboard his lorry in Calais appears unfazed by his experience, his new owners have said.
The bear, called Nissan, was in the back of a truck outside the French town when a group of people managed to
News coming in from Francistown is that only 14 Eritrean players will be taking their flight home from Gaborone this evening while the other ten have refused and opted to remain in the custody of Kutlwano Police in Francistown.
The visiting national team which was supposed
By Oboarada abashawl alias wolde tewolde
October 13, 2015
In a matter of one month, three celebrities from Eritrea and Ethiopia have died reportedly by stroke. What is a stroke? Stroke is a collapse of the brain caused mainly by blockage of blood to the brain. There
Author Yosief Tewolde (Seber) reveals rare exposé of encounter with death
LONDON – The mystic realm of the afterlife remains a wonder to many philosophical minds. It is explored in literature; glorified in the arts. But does it really exist? In this newest book, "Glance at
The UN security council will meet on Friday to consider a report on Eritrea’s alleged support for subversion across the Horn of Africa. The report, by the UN Monitoring Group on Eritrea and Somalia, will play an important part in the global body’s decision on whether
I'm drinking a cup of tea from an X-Factor mug, staring at a shop sign scrawled on a piece of plastic: "chicken and chips". Written like that, I could be at home in east London. But this isn't Hackney or Tower Hamlets. This, as a
One of the most strange and pervasive attributes peculiar to Eritreans - possibly, Eritreans only - is obstinacy: the stubbornly unyielding refusal to change an opinion or a course of action. To stubbornly speak and write about its importance, even when your venue is discredited.
Addis Ababa (AFP) - Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn was re-elected as prime minister Monday for a second term in widely expected result with the ruling coalition holding all seats in parliament.
The 50-year-old Hailemariam has overseen a smooth transition in the vast Horn of Africa
By AHMED AL-HAJ, Associated Press
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Fierce battles raged between pro-government fighters clashing with Shiite Houthi rebels and allied military units along Yemen's Red Sea coast Sunday, Yemeni security officials said.
The officials, who remain neutral in the conflict that has splintered the country,
Eritrean Education and Publication Trust and Initiatives of Change (I of C - UK) have pleasure in inviting you to this seminar which brings together eminent researchers to answer this question. We hope that with their help, the participants will forge common understanding on the