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  • Ethiopia to Return Land in Bid for Peace with Eritrea         www.ipsnews.net | June 18, 2018       BADME, Ethiopia, Jun 18 2018 (IPS) – The utterly inconsequential-looking Ethiopian border town of Badme is where war broke out in 1998 between Ethiopia and Eritrea, lasting two years and devastating both countries….

  • Nine Hurt Including Children and Arrests Made as Protesters Storm Festival Celebrating Eritrean Cycling     Organisers insist the festival which was using the Tameside Cycle Circuit – which has had to be cancelled – had nothing to do with the country’s Government     www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk | June 17, 2018         Children…

  •      Video: Elon Musk’s Boring Company Gets OK To Build Chicago High Speed Tunnel     Called the “Express Loop,” the tunnel would connect downtown Chicago and O’Hare Airport and take passengers on a 12 minute trip at up to 150 miles per hour.    

  •   New Research Shows Vitamin D Could Lower Risk Of Colorectal Cancer       The American Cancer Society and more than 20 other medical organizations found having higher vitamin D levels than are currently recommended reduced the risk of colorectal cancer    

  •     Ban Eritrean Conference Was Unjustified     DEN BOSCH – Mayor Jack Mikkers should not have banned the Eritrean conference in Veldhoven last year. That is what the Den Bosch District Court says. Software translation from Dutch     www.ed.nl | June 14, 2018     ‘The police have a broader task nationally…

  • Ethiopia’s Peace Deal with Eritrea Criticised by TPLF     www.africanews.com | June 14, 2018         A statement released by the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), the ruling EPRDF’s oldest member, called Ethiopia’s recent decision to accept fully the Ethiopia-Eritrea Algiers Agreement and the subsequent decision by the boundary commission and to…

  •   Why Landlocked Ethiopia Wants to Launch a Navy     www.bbc.com | June 14, 2018     Image captionH H Commodore Prince Alexander Desta was Deputy Commander of the Imperial Ethiopian Navy in 1971     When Eritrea gained independence in 1993, Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the…

  •     How Ethiopia and Eritrea Can Forge a New Relationship     www.africanarguments.org | June 13, 2018     Four key issues that will need to be resolved for the neighbours to normalise relations.     In 1991, as the US Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, I led peace talks between Ethiopia…

  •     Congressional Candidates Want Medicare For All and to Impeach Trump. Money divides them         www.coloradoan.com | June 13, 2018     The Democratic primary between Joe Neguse and Mark Williams is likely the race that will decide Fort Collins’ next congressman in a deep blue district.        …

  •     Migrant Vessel Docks in Sicily Amid International Row     www.bbc.com | June 13, 2018         A vessel carrying more than 900 migrants has docked on the Italian island of Sicily. The Italian coastguard vessel, the Diciotti, had picked up the migrants off the coast of Libya.     Italy…

  •     Russia’s EuroChem Strengthens Potash Prospects with Deal in Eritrea     www.icis.com | June 12, 2018       LONDON (ICIS)–EuroChem has signed a take-or-pay offtake agreement with Australia’s start-up Danakali for volumes from the latter’s Colluli sulphate of potash (SOP) project in Eritrea, the Russian fertilizers major said on Tuesday.    …

  • Professor Asmeret Asefaw Berhe Selected by National Academies to Serve as “New Voice” for Science     news.ucmerced.edu | June 12, 2018         The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM) just announced that they’ve selected Professor Asmeret Asefaw Berhe to serve as an inaugural member of the Academies’ newest initiative — New Voices in…

  • Video: Eritrea Diaspora TV Switzerland (June 11, 2018)

  •      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…

  •     China Scales Back Investment in Ethiopia East African economy pressured by rising debt and foreign exchange scarcity     www.ft.com | June 8, 2018   China is scaling back investment in Ethiopia in the face of rising foreign exchange shortages and government debt, highlighting the fragility of the African nation’s economy as the…

  •     ICE Detainee Passes Away in Transit to Home Country     www.ice.gov | June 8, 2018   CAIRO – An Eritrean national in transit to his home country passed away Wednesday at a detention holding area in the Cairo International Airport, after an apparent suicide.     Zeresenay Ermias Testfatsion, 34, was being…

  •  Video: 2018 Eritrean Festival Sawa      

  • Landlocked Ethiopia to reestablish navy     www.xinhuanet.com | June 3, 2018       ADDIS ABABA, June 3 (Xinhua) — Landlocked Ethiopia is to establish a naval force more than two decades after it was disbanded, state media Radio Fana has said.     The announcement was made by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed…

  •  A Giant Blue Whale Just Turned Up In the Red Sea     www.livescience.com | June 1, 2018     A blue whale has turned up in the Red Sea, the long spit of water separating Egypt, Sudan and Eritrea from the Arabian Peninsula.     It’s the first time a blue whale has…

  •   [Photos] African Leaders Then and Now     www.africanews.com | May 31, 2018     There are parts of Africa where leaders come and go, in other parts, leaders virtually come and stay. Those are the sit-tight leaders who after decades in charge are still going strong.     Throwback Thursday (TBT) seeks to…

  •     Dawit W. Arraigned At Federal Supreme Court for Attempted Manslaughter     Software Translation from German     www.fuldaerzeitung.de | May 31, 2018     SCHLÜCHTERN / HANAU   The so-called eye piercing process has to be rolled up anew. Against the judgment of 29 June 2017 for attempted manslaughter as well as…

  •     PUSH Buffalo Names New Executive Director     www.buffalonews.com | May 31, 2018     A former child refugee will be the new executive director of PUSH Buffalo, the West Side community organization dedicated to creating sustainable housing in transitional neighborhoods.     Rahwa Ghirmatzion, who emigrated from the civil war in Eritrea,…

  •    Legendary Artist Tsehaytu Beraki passes away     Asmara, 30 May 2018 – Legendary artist Tsehaytu Beraki passed away on 24 May in Holland at the age of 79.     The legendary artist Tsehaytu began her artistic career as a singer at the age of 16 and has produced a number of…

  •     ‘Spider-Man,’ a Migrant in Paris, Scales Building to Save a Child     PARIS — The 4-year-old boy seemed to be suspended from a balcony. An adult standing on a nearby balcony seemed powerless to help. Disaster seemed the only possible outcome.     Then, to the nimble rescue on the streets of…

  •  California Celebrates, Recognizes Eritrea’s Independence at Capitol Lawmakers marked Eritrea’s independence at the California State Capitol Friday. Eritrea is 27-years-old and is located between Sudan and Ethiopia along the Red Sea. Eritreans from Northern California came to Sacramento to celebrate. This is the first time the country’s independence is being recognized by the state….

  •     Police, family offering $80,000 reward in unsolved murder of Edmonton father     www.thestar.com | May 26, 2018         EDMONTON—Two years after 63-year-old Gherezghiher Yemane — also known as Gary — was shot to death while out for his usual evening walk, police are offering a $40,000 reward for information…

  •   Video: 2018 Eritrean Independence Speech, Military Parade and Concert (May 24, 2018)    

  •   Video: 2018 Eritrea Independence Fireworks (May 24, 2018)        

  • Video: 2018 Eritrean Independence Carnival Show ምርኢት ካርኒቫል (May 22, 2018)

  • Winner of Cleveland Marathon called into question over possible technicality     www.news5cleveland.com | May 20, 2018     CLEVELAND – The winner of the Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon is under review for a possible technicality.     Marathon officials said they are looking into whether Daniel Mesfun of Eritrea broke any rules for having…

  •         Video: Prince Harry and American Actress Meghan Markle’s Royal Wedding   Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been declared husband and wife, following a ceremony at Windsor Castle.     The couple exchanged vows and rings before the Queen and 600 guests at St George’s Chapel.   Wearing a dress by…

  • Lawyer/activist confident her mayoral campaign will ‘resonate with the people’ of Toronto     www.thelawyersdaily.ca | May 19, 2018       Lawyer Saron Gebresellassi has a simple goal: she wants to be mayor of Toronto.     The 31-year-old resident of the city’s northwestern Weston neighbourhood won’t be the only challenger to incumbent mayor…

  •       FDA Approves Breakthrough Migraine Medication     FRI, MAY 2018      The first medicine designed to prevent migraines was approved by the Food and Drug Administration on Thursday, ushering in what many experts believe will be a new era in treatment for people who suffer the most severe form of these…

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  • Eritreans Protest in Bern Against Tough New Asylum Rules     www.thelocal.ch | May 18, 2018     Over a thousand Eritreans protested outside the Swiss national parliament on Friday against tough new rules that could see as many as 3,200 people returned to the autocratic African country.   After the demonstration, which Swiss People’s…

  • [WeTour] The Untouched Diving Paradise of the Eritrean Red Sea     face2faceafrica.com | May 18, 2018               It is rare to hear the words Africa and scuba diving in the same sentence but this is the precise experience afforded to tourists on the coast of Eritrea. The Eritrean…