10 Christians arrested in Eritrea ahead of
East Africa Monitor10 Christians arrested in Eritrea ahead of vigil for dead prisonersEast Africa MonitorTen Christians have been arrested in Eritrea ahead of a protest vigil in the name of Christian prisoners who died in captivity in the Horn of Africa nation. According to Open Doors USA, no charges have been pressed against the group, which includes ...and more »
Posted on 21 May 2017 | 3:45 am
London: Vigil marks 15th year of repression
Independent Catholic NewsLondon: Vigil marks 15th year of repression against Christians in EritreaIndependent Catholic NewsRepresentatives of churches and non-governmental organisations from the UK and Ireland joined members of the Eritrean diaspora in a Protest Vigil outside the Eritrean embassy in London on 18 May, to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the imposition ...
Posted on 19 May 2017 | 3:16 pm
Eritrea Protest Vigil 2017 - Asmarino
Asmarino IndependentEritrea Protest Vigil 2017Asmarino IndependentShe was an Eritrean refugee and had come to the HRC with her parents as part of a delegation who were there to give testimony at a side event. Her entire family had been detained by the government, locked up with others in a shipping container.
Posted on 17 May 2017 | 4:35 pm
Christian prisoners who died under Eritrean
PremierChristian prisoners who died under Eritrean regime to be honoured at protest vigilPremierChristian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW), will join Human Rights Concern Eritrea, Release Eritrea, the Medhanie Alem Eritrean Orthodox Church and the British Orthodox Church to protest the continuing repression of freedom of religion or belief in Eritrea.
Posted on 17 May 2017 | 5:36 am
East Africa: A View Into the Eritrean Regime
AllAfrica.comEast Africa: A View Into the Eritrean RegimeAllAfrica.comFor the last 25 years, Eritrea does not have a well defined and established constitution, a foreign affairs or an economic policy. Statecraft process has not yet started; democratization process is either halted or denied. There is no government but ...
Posted on 13 May 2017 | 3:37 am
Clandestine from Syria and Eritrea Stopped
Some 27 clandestine from Syria and Eritrea were stopped this Sunday morning by the border police in Kakavija, near Gjirokastra. According to the police authorities, the clandestine were caught while they were trying to pass the border illegally, in a place called "Mulli".
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 2:12 am
Eritrea denies channeling Iranian support to
(MENAFN - The Journal Of Turkish Weekly) Eritrean Foreign Ministry has dismissed reports that alleged Iranian support to Shiite Houthi militant group was being channeled through th...
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 3:02 am
Nevsun Resources Ltd describes reported
Canadian mining company said vandals caused minor damage, an account that contrasts starkly with African media reports saying the mine was bombed by Ethiopan fighter jets
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 10:17 am
EU hopes to curb exodus from Eritrea through
By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - The European Union said on Tuesday it hopes development aid to Eritrea will stem a growing exodus of Eritreans attempting the dangerous journey to Europe to claim asylum there. Eritrea is now the second largest source of migrants to arrive in Italy by boat, after Syria. The United Nations and rights groups say poor human rights conditions in Eritrea are to ...
Posted on 24 March 2015 | 7:48 am
Eritreans flee camps but find they’re in
Eritrea is one of the most repressive states in the world and the refugee camps offer little freedom or safety, but enslavement and abuse instead.
Posted on 18 March 2015 | 1:17 am
Africa migrants left in legal limbo in
His release, along with about 1,200 other men, from Eritrea and Sudan, came after Israel’s Supreme Court ruled that migrants were being held at Holot too long. But it carried stern conditions, set out on a piece of paper given to Mr Yakoub and the other ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 6:07 am
Ten cases of missing journalists referred to
But there are governments that hold journalists incommunicado in secret locations for months or years on end. This is the case in Syria, Eritrea, Libya, Iran and Turkmenistan. “Enforced disappearances are the consequence of criminal acts that violate sev ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:40 am
Europe's migrant crisis brings tragedy by
Most are fleeing war, conflict or persecution in countries including Syria, Afghanistan and Eritrea. Several factors are driving the surge of Syrian refugees, including worsening conditions in that country's refugee centers partly due to budget cuts and ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:38 am
Europe's migrant crisis brings new death by
Most are fleeing war, conflict or persecution in countries including Syria, Afghanistan and Eritrea. Several factors are driving the surge of Syrian refugees, including worsening conditions in the country's refugee centers partly due to budget cuts and the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:06 am
Show some humanity!’ Amnesty attacks govt
The largest number of applicants in 2015 stemmed from crisis-ridden Eritrea (3,568). However, applications from war-ravaged Syria (2,204) and Sudan (1,799) were also high. Amnesty previously branded the British government’s efforts to help Syria’s ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:26 am
Senior Eritrean diplomat denies coup reports
A senior Eritrean diplomat denied on Saturday there was an attempted coup early this week in the Horn of Africa nation and said reports to the contrary are a deliberate disinformation campaign.
Posted on 21 January 2013 | 6:34 am
Rights group: Eritrea forced workers to
The Eritrean government used forced labor to construct a gold mine it jointly owns with a Canadian company worth billions of dollars, an international human rights group said Tuesday.
Posted on 15 January 2013 | 7:51 am
Eritrea blames US for Ethiopian attacks; US
Eritrea's president said Monday that attacks on targets inside his tiny Horn of Africa nation by its archrival Ethiopia was the "handiwork of Washington."
Posted on 26 March 2012 | 7:59 am
12 years after bloody war, Ethiopia attacks
Posted on 15 March 2012 | 8:39 am
Eritrea: Ethiopia attacked us over border
The Eritrean government said Friday that an attack on its military outposts by neighboring Ethiopia was carried out with the help of the U.S. and meant to divert attention from a decade-old border dispute between the two countries.
Posted on 14 March 2012 | 5:46 pm