US State Department Press Release : “We have repeatedly expressed grave concern about the human rights situation in Eritrea, & that concern has been reinforced by the COI’s findings.”
UN Commission of Inquiry on Eritrea Press Statement John Kirby Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs Washington, DC June 10, 2016 The United States takes note of the recently issued report by the UN Commission of Inquiry (COI) on Eritrea,
UN Commission of Inquiry on Eritrea
Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs
We continue to support international efforts to improve the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms in Eritrea and will work to promote these efforts within the context of the upcoming Human Rights Council session.