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  • Eritrea Television ERi-TV: Timket Epiphany Observed  in Colorful Manner  Asmara, 19 January 2015 – The religious Epiphany Holiday (Timket) was observed today nationwide in colorful manner. The observance here in the capital witnessed the participation of thousands of the faithful during which prayer service and benediction was given by the Central region’s Secretary of the…

  • Video: New Massawa Hotels, Buildings Master Plan (Gedem Construction) Modern hotels, apartment complexes to be built. In addition residential buildings, complexes, shopping center.  The port city of Massawa, famed as the "Pearl of the Red Sea", is Eritrea's third largest city and one with of important historical significance.

  • Funeral service of veteran fighter Maj. General Ahmed Kakay held at Asmara Patriots’ Cemetery   Asmara, 18 February 2015 – The funeral service of the late veteran fighter Maj. General Ahmed Kakay was held today at Asmara Patriot Cemetery. The departed Maj. General Ahmed passed away on February 14 at the aged of 67 due…

  • South Boulder’s Premium Product Should Ensure A Robust Future For Colluli By Alastair Ford | www.minesite.com | March 5, 2015  According to the headline for the announcement of pre-feasibility results, South Boulder’s Colluli potash project in Eritrea is “globally significant”. To understand why, a closer look at the state of the global potash market is…

  •       Yemen crisis: More than 100 die in attacks on Sanaa mosques BBC Arabic's Mohamed Yehia described the attacks as "unprecedented"   BBC.com | March 20, 2015    Suicide bombers have attacked two mosques in Yemen's capital, Sanaa, killing at least 126 people and wounding many others, reports say. Worshippers were attending noon…

  •                        147 dead in Kenya university attack     Tonny Onyulo, Special for USA TODAY11:02 a.m. EDT April 2, 2015 NAIROBI — Gunmen stormed a university in northern Kenya on Thursday, taking nearly 600 students and staff members hostage.  Heavy gunfire was reported at the Garissa University…

  • Tigray People Liberation Front (TPLF) Lies about Nile Agreement Amanuel Biedemariam   The recent “Agreement on Declaration of Principles between Egypt , Ethiopia and Sudan on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Project (GERDP),” is yet another example on how the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) is selling Ethiopia while in-the-process of formulating the Greater (Abay)…

  • Eritrea Denies Barring President Uhuru Kenyatta's Flight By Nyambega Gisesa | www.standardmedia.co.ke | April 30, 2015 Eritrea has denied reports that it played a role in events leading to President Uhuru Kenyatta cutting short his trip to the United States midair last Thursday night. The Republic of Eritrea's Ambassador Beyene Russom said his country had given…

  • Eritrean Prisoner hangs himself in Sollicciano Inmate committed suicide in prison Sollicciano „   The detainee, who was confined for the crime of aiding illegal immigration, had just finished a mandatory medical treatment“   www.lanazione.it | www.firenzetoday.it | May 12, 2015   This afternoon a native of Eritrea detained hanged himself in his cell in the clinical…

  • Eritrea – between poverty and beauty The East African Eritrea is one of the poorest countries in the world and is dominated by an autocratic regime. At the same time it is a beautiful country with friendly people and rich culture. By Sabine Bohland, 10.04.2015

  • At least 200 migrants were stranded in Ventimiglia, near the Italian-French border, after French customs closed the border, refusing to let the people enter for the fourth day in a row on Monday. In response, the migrants have organised sit-ins and hunger strikes.  Many of the waiting migrants are from Sudan, Libya and Eritrea and…

  • 200 Eritreans Demonstrated Against Norway Refugee Return Policy   www.nrk.no | June 29, 2015   – We need protection from Norwegian authorities. Our country is in a bad situation, says Josief Ghebrehiwet.   Ghebrehiwet led demonstration in Tønsbergs streets today where around 200 asylum seekers from Eritrea demonstrated with whistles, shouts and posters.   – We…

  • King of the Mountain Daniel Teklehaimanot and Eritrea Fans at Tour de France 2015 

  • Eritrea Festival 2015 opens at Expo Ground Asmara, July 25 2015 – President Isaias Afwerki today opened Eritrea Festival 2015 at Expo Grounds here in the capital. Present on the occasion were Government and PFDJ officials, heads of National Unions and members of the Diplomatic corp.  The President observed the different sections of the Festival…

  • Eritrea Television ERi-TV Police'n Hizbin Eritrea Police Report (August 9, 2015)

  • Anti-immigration Sweden Democrats country’s largest party – poll www.Reuters.com | August 20, 2015 Jimmie Akesson, chairman of the right-wing party Sweden Democrats | EPA The anti-immigration Sweden Democrats are the country’s largest party with 25 percent support, an opinion poll from YouGov showed on Thursday. In last year’s election, the Sweden Democrats more than doubled…

  •   Start of the Khaled's trial 27-Year-Old Eritrean Man's Confession   www.mdr.de | Sept 1, 2015 In January, the 20 year old refugee Khaled was stabbed in Dresden. First, a xenophobic offense was suspected, there is now a fellow countryman in court. He has to start of the trial confessed.   Almost eight months after the deadly attack…

  • TPDM Chairman Mola Asegedom Escaped from Eritrea www.tesfanews.net | Sept 12, 2015 Mola Asghedom, Chairman of the Tigray People’s Democratic Movement (TPDM) and Deputy Chirman of the newly formed Coalition for Salivation of Ethiopia (ሃገር ኣድን ንቅናቄ) have escaped to Sudan through the border town of Hamdait with a few hundreds of soldiers. However, ESAT…

  • Eritrea faces day of reckoning as UN weighs choice between sanctions or aid   UN security council to assess expert report on alleged support for subversive activity as EU moots possibility of increasing aid to tackle migration problem    www.theguardian.com | October 9, 2015   The UN security council will meet on Friday to consider a…

  • Video: Russia Carries out Numerous Test Missile Launches and Sends Deadly Message to Nato Russia has conducted a major test of its strategic missile forces, firing numerous ballistic and cruise missiles from various training areas across the country, videos uploaded by the Ministry of Defense have shown. A routine exercise, possibly the largest of its…

  • France Seeks Coalition To Destroy Islamic State www.huffingtonpost.com | November 17, 2015 PARIS, (Reuters) – French President Francois Hollande called on the United States and Russia to join a global coalition to destroy the Islamic State group in the wake of the attacks across Paris, and announced a wave of measures to combat terror in France….

  • 3 stabbed at London Tube station in terror attack December 6, 2015 (CNN) A man stabbed three people at an east London Tube station Saturday before police subdued him with a stun gun and made an arrest, London's Metropolitan Police said. Police said they were treating the stabbing at Leytonstone station as a terrorist incident….

  • Reuniting Refugee Families at Schiphol, Netherlands It will be a special Christmas for two refugee families from Heerenveen. Amanuel Testfatsion and Zebib Melash had not seen their children for two years. Amanuel and Zebib come from Eritrea and fled both beginning in 2014. Earlier this week their children at Schiphol. That resulted in an emotional encounter.

  • Eritrea attempts economic makeover   In 2015, a number of oil companies, including Italy’s ENI, the U.K.’s Tullow Oil and Defba Oil Share Company (a Chinese-Eritrean joint venture) have negotiated with the government to explore for hydrocarbons. Eritrea has confirmed reserves of oil and gas but the country’s previous policy of keeping foreign experts of…

  • Israel 'sending away African migrants' – BBC News The BBC has gathered evidence that Israel is sending unwanted African migrants to other countries under secretive deals which may be in breach of international law. The Israeli government refuses to name the third countries involved in the deals, but the BBC has spoken to people who…

  • Ruth B performs her hit 'Lost Boy' on NBC TODAY Her song "Lost Boy" started off as a 6-second Vine video and became a hit single. Now singer-songwriter Ruth B joins TODAY to perform the song on television for the first time.

  • After meeting with Sommaruga: "We have agreed" Claim Eritrea Travel Group   www.grenchnertagblatt.ch | March 9, 2016   Several politicians called for an East-trip a meeting with Justice Minister Sommaruga. This has taken place. However, the parties do not want to talk about it.   An open letter, a press conference, innumerable interviews in newspapers and television:…

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  • Norway to PAY asylum seekers Bonus to return to their home country    * Norway to offer asylum seekers a £840 bonus to leave voluntarily * This is in addition to the £1,681 already offered to those who go home * Norwegian government says this is still cheaper than to house them   www.dailymail.co.uk |…

  • Highlighting Eritrea as An Investment Destination   By Peter Kohli | www.nasdaq.com | May 16, 2016   This is not a test, but: How many have heard of a country named Eritrea? Do you know where it is? Okay, you’re much smarter than I thought. Yes, it is a country in Africa and to be precise, in…

  • 117 Migrant Bodies Found Off Libyan Coast as Smuggling Boat Sinks www.chicagotribune.com | June 3, 2016   More than 110 bodies were pulled from the sea off Libya after a smuggling boat of mostly African migrants sank, while a separate search-and-rescue operation across the Mediterranean saved 340 people Friday and recovered nine bodies. The developments…

  • Video: Eritrean Demonstration in UN Geneva (June 21, 2016)

  • Netherlands Parliament Wants to Tackle Eritrea’s Long Arm  www.telegraaf.nl | June 30, 2016 THE HAGUE – The cabinet says Eritrea must be given a slap on the wrist. African dictatorship interferes too much with the large numbers who get asylum in the Netherlands, says a parliamentary majority of VVD and PvdA.  So people are forced…

  • After their Rescue, Eritrean Migrants Turn to Prayer on Board MOAS’s Topaz Responder Italy to take in 352 migrants saved by MOAS in the early hours of Tuesday morning Miriam Dalli is reporting from aboard the Topaz Responder www.maltatoday.com.mt | July 14, 2016 352 Eritrean migrants saved on Tuesday morning have turned to prayer, singing praises…

  • Police Violence Adds to Migrant Misery at Hungarian Border   Hungary denies allegations of brutality and breaking legal obligations to refugees   www.irishtimes.com | August 1, 2016   The last year has changed Fitsum, an eloquent young Eritrean, from a law-abiding student into a refugee with a criminal record in Greece and a Serbian medical…