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  • Over 6,000 migrants plucked from sea in a single day, nine dead www.reuters.com | October 4, 2016 About 6,055 migrants were rescued on Monday as they tried to reach Europe on about 40 boats, one of the highest numbers in a single day, Italy’s coast guard said. A statement said at least nine migrants had died…

  • Video: 2 Eritrean Teens Die in Glendale Car Crash, Another 2 Left with Serious Injuries www.abc15.com | October 18, 2016 GLENDALE, Arizona – Two teens have died after a serious car collision Friday evening. Fire department officials said a truck came through the intersection at 59th Avenue and Camelback Road, striking the vehicle with the…

  •   Video: Turkey’s First Resident Ambassador to Eritrea Says Good Bye   Ambassador Firat Sunel who was very popular with the Eritrean community at home and abroad promoting trade, history, culture and friendship between both nations has been recalled to Ankara and will be replaced by Aykut Kumbaroğlu.        

  • Eritrean refugees in Israel sent to Uganda and Rwanda   Do refugees have a choice in Israel’s continued policy of transferring African arrivals to third countries?   www.aljazeera.com | November 23, 2016     Kampala, Uganda – The sky was still an inky black when the flight from Cairo touched down at Entebbe Airport near…

  •   Stratfor Military Analyst Sim Tack examines satellite images showing Abu Dhabi’s new construction work on a harbor and airport in Eritrea.   The Value of Maintaining Military Bases Abroad   Over the past 15 months, the United Arab Emirates has been building up its military infrastructure in Eritrea. As a member of the Saudi-led…

  • EXCLUSIVE ‘They took him from me’: 7 months after fatal shooting, family still looks for answers   www.cbc.ca | December 28, 2016   Abeba Ghebregzabhir holds a picture of her husband and best friend, Gary Yemane. She’d known him for 32 years. (Travis McEwan/CBC)   One of the city’s veteran detectives says of 41 homicides…

  •   European criticism of Eritrea Politics   New Doubts About Asylum for Eritreans   www.blick.ch | January 13, 2017 Diplomats from France, Italy, Germany and Great Britain scourge the overly generous asylum policy of their countries with regard to Eritrea. Swiss politicians feel confirmed.   The European states, including Switzerland, support their asylum practice against…

  • 30 Year old Refugee Dies after Falling from a Window, Ruled as Suicide   www.milanotoday.it | January 30, 2017     A man of thirty years died in Milan after having fallen from a window of the center run by the Arca Foundation which welcomes immigrants and asylum seekers.   The victim – named Mussie – was a…

  •   North Korea Fires Ballistic Missile, First Since Trump Elected in U.S.   TOKYO — North Korea fired a ballistic missile Sunday morning, its first provocation since Donald Trump was elected president of the United States and one that sets up a test for the new administration in Washington.   The missile was fired shortly…

  •   Video: Eritrea – Mekseb Debesay – Le tour de Langkawi 2017   Eritrean World Tour Cyclist Mekseb Debesay, wrote a new chapter in Eritrean Cycling history, by becoming the first Eritrean to win a stage at the tour of Langkawi. Mekseb came in first beating Cameron Bayly, in a sprint to the line, with…

  •   Video 1 – Might not show on Mobile      Video 2   Video: Human Rights in Eritrea – 33rd Meeting, 34th Regular Session Human Rights Council   Interactive dialogue with: – Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Eritrea   Item:4 – Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention 34th Regular…

  •     Henok Goitom pay tribute to the cooperation: “Krpic difficult to butting against”   Software Translation from Swedish    www.fotbollskanalen.se |  March 26, 2017     SOLNA. In today’s training match against IFK Norrkoping Henok Goitom made his first start since his return to AIK – and netted directly. – It was good to…

  •         Meet the 8-year-old girl raised by monkeys     www.nypost.com | April 6, 2017     Police in northern India made a startling discovery in a remote nature preserve near the Nepal border: an 8-year-old girl living “comfortably” alongside a troop of monkeys, according to a report.     The child…

  •   RAW: Migrant Illegally Jumps Border     www.therebel.media | April 18, 2017     Moments after The Rebel crew and I filmed one Muslim male from the Middle East illegally entering Canada from upstate New York, we ran into another!     While driving south from the US-Canadian border after filming an Eritrean fake…

  • Abraham Ukbagabir Ikea killer may not Switch prison     Software Translation from Swedish     www.aftonbladet.se | May 4, 2017         Abraham Ukbagabir, 38, who has been convicted of double murder at Ikea in Västerås in 2015, want to change the institution.   After being beaten and threatened in prison on several occasions,…

  •   ‘Not my husband’: trafficking kingpin’s wife claims wrong man is in Sicilian jail Wife of notorious human trafficker Medhanie Yehdego Mered says man facing trial is victim of mistaken identity, echoing fears of prosecution experts     www.theguardian.com | May 18, 2017     Eritrean refugee Lidya Tesfu, the wife of people smuggler Medhanie…

  •               Regular exercise changes the brain to improve memory, thinking skills   Heidi Godman, Executive Editor, Harvard Health Letter   use exercise to improve memory   There are plenty of good reasons to be physically active. Big ones include reducing the odds of developing heart disease, stroke, and diabetes….

  • Qatar Abandons its Role of Mediator Between Djibouti and Eritrea     www.sputniknews.com | June 13, 2017     CAIRO (Sputnik) – Qatar suspended its participation as a mediator in the reconciliation process in relations between Djibouti and Eritrea, the Kuwaiti newspaper Al Anba reported.     “The Government of Djibouti received an official note…

  •         Canadian Sniper Breaks World Record with two-mile shot     A Canadian soldier killed an ISIS militant from two miles away in Iraq last month, breaking the world record for longest confirmed kill. The Globe and Mail reports the shooter was a member of Joint Task Force 2 and he made…

  •     Video: North Korea Launches First Successful Intercontinental Ballistic Missile Test Experts believe the missile could reach Alaska and Hawaii.    

  •     ‘Joint Sea 2017’: Russia and China start their first drills in Baltic     The ‘Joint Sea 2017’ drills of the Russian and Chinese naval forces have begun the first stage of major exercises, marking the first time they have taken place in Europe.    

  • Congressman Calls for US Military Partnership with Eritrea     Salem Solomon | www.voanews.com | August 4, 2017         A Republican congressman says he believes it is time for the U.S. to reach out to Eritrea and forge a partnership to fight terrorism.     U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher of California submitted an…

  • The U.S. wants to deport more Eritreans     www.washingtonpost.com | August 24, 2017         NAIROBI — The United States is threatening to apply visa sanctions on Eritrea, one of the world’s most repressive countries, for not accepting its citizens ordered to be deported from America.     “Our goal is to…

  •       Professor Theodore Papafas an American Scientist  Interview from Eritrea     Click to Enlarge

  •     CHICAGO (WLS) — Thousands of runners are making their way through the streets of Chicago for the 40th Chicago Marathon Sunday morning.     Galen Rupp crossed the finished line at 2 hours 9 minutes and 20 seconds. Kenyan Abel Kirui came in second, 28 seconds behind Rupp. Another Kenyan, Bernard Kipyego, was…

  •         Syria Declares Victory over ISIS     Syria’s army declared victory over the Islamic State (ISIL) militant group on Thursday, saying its capture of the jihadists’ last town in the country marked the collapse of their self-declared caliphate.     The army and its allies say they are still fighting ISIL…

  •   Egypt mosque attack death toll climbs above 300   www.cnn.com | November 25, 2017     (CNN)The death toll in a bomb and gun attack on a Sufi mosque in northern Sinai has risen to 305, with 27 children among the dead, Egypt’s state prosecutor said Saturday.   Another 128 people were injured, according…

  • Canada to Create Overseas Mining Watchdog Early in 2018   www.reuters.com | December 13, 2017     (Reuters) – Ottawa plans early next year to create an independent office to oversee Canadian mining, oil and gas companies’ activities abroad, a government spokesman said on Tuesday, a move that environmental and human rights groups have long…

  •        Eritrean Ethiopian Migrants Rescued by Plane from Libya, ISIS       Software Translation from Italian     www.corriere.it | December 30, 2017         It seems that the Eritrean children arrived with the night flight from Tripoli have jumped all night on the bed, awake like crickets. One…

  •        Israel: Rabbis ‘Anne Frank’ Scheme to Hide Refugees from Gov’t     www.telesurtv.net | January 19, 2018       Earlier this month Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced plans to deport around 40,000 African asylum seekers.   A group of Israeli rabbis launched The Anne Frank Home Sanctuary, a program…

  • Eritrea’s Prolonged National Service a Defense Measure against Ethiopia     www.africanews.com | February 8, 2018         Eritrea continues to prolong the statutory duration of its national service because of the illegal occupation of its territory by neighbouring Ethiopia, its Minister of Information has said.     Yemane Ghebre Meskel added that…

  • Nanny to Saudi Royals Claims They Forced Her Into Slavery     www.courthousenews.com | Feb 27, 2018         ALEXANDRIA, Va. (CN) – A nanny hired by members of Saudi Arabian royalty living in the U.S., claims in court she was forced into slavery, subjected to psychological abuse and isolated from the outside…

  • Eritrea Rejects Allegation It’s Trying to Destabilize Ethiopia     www.bloomberg.com | March 19, 2018         Eritrea’s government rejected allegations by neighboring Ethiopia that it’s trying to destabilize the country after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn resigned last month.       Ethiopia has been struggling to quell sporadic anti-government protests over the…

  •    People Smuggler who Italians Claim to Have Jailed is Living Freely in Uganda   Documentary reveals Medhanie Yehdego Mered, known as ‘the General’, has never been arrested   www.theguardian.com | April 11, 2018      A picture released by the Italian police in June 2016 shows them with a man it claims is…

  • Nevsun Resources Rejects C$1.5 Billion Offer from Lundin Mining, Euro Sun     www.reuters.com | May 8, 2018       (Reuters) – Canadian miners Lundin Mining Corp and Euro Sun Mining Inc disclosed on Monday an offer made earlier to buy base metals company Nevsun Resources Ltd, which rejected the C$1.5 billion ($1.16 billion)…

  •      629 migrants stranded after Italy’s populists refuse to let rescue ship dock         www.cnn.com | June 11, 2018     Rome (CNN)A ship carrying more than 600 rescued migrants, including 123 unaccompanied minors and seven pregnant women, remained stranded in the Mediterranean Sea on Monday after Italy’s new populist…