Tag: Ethiopia

40 Ethiopian professionals seek asylum in S. Korea

40 Ethiopian professionals seek asylum in S. Korea  August 12, 2013 The young professionals have been training in three fields: Mechanics, Electricity and Welding. A total of 40 Ethiopians, 10 of whom are women, have decided not to return to a repressive life in Ethiopia. They have also vowed to join democratic forces to expedite […]

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Eritrea ‘continues support’ to Somalia’s Al-Shabab, says Ethiopia

Eritrea ‘continues support’ to Somalia’s Al-Shabab, says Ethiopia July 30, 2013 (Sudan Tribune) – In fresh allegations made by Ethiopia on Monday, the East African nation said that efforts to maintain peace and stability in Somalia is taking longer due to Eritrea’s continued support of the Islamist militia group, Al-Shabab. The Ethiopian government said despite […]

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Introducing Zewdy: Youtube Sensation and Rising Star

Introducing Zewdy: Youtube Sensation and Rising Star Combine passion, attitude and a bolster of pure talent and you get En-Treeg Records recording artist and rising star, ZEWDY. Born in New York City to Ethio/Eritrean parents and raised in Union, New Jersey, Zewdy sharpened her talent on a Karaoke machine. The young up-and-coming Pop Princess would utilize school […]

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Sudanese Cabinet Approves Anti-Human Trafficking Law

Sudanese Cabinet Approves Anti-Human Trafficking Law "Eastern Sudan in particular is believed to be serving as a passage to migrants from Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia who seek to reach Europe with the help of human smugglers." 11 JULY 2013 | Sudan Tribune Khartoum — The Sudanese cabinet today endorsed a draft bill on combating human trafficking […]

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Sudan unveils plans for illegal immigration crackdown

Sudan unveils plans for illegal immigration crackdown June 23, 2013, (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese interior ministry has announced its determination to deport all undocumented foreign nationals and called upon foreign citizens to legalize their status in the country before the deadline stated by the authorities. Sudan’s interior minister Minister of Interior, Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid (C), […]

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Egypt–Ethiopia crisis: “No Nile, No Egypt”

Egypt–Ethiopia crisis: “No Nile, No Egypt” "Senior Egyptian politicians were caught on live televisionplotting the use of military force to halt the project. Then, on Monday, President Mohammed Morsi told a cheering crowd that “all options are open” in dealing with the crisis." Long years of deadlock and bitter recrimination are now coming to a head as the […]

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Egypt’s Instability Triggers a New Proxy War Against Ethiopia and its Allies

  Egypt’s Instability Triggers a New Proxy War Against Ethiopia and its Allies By Gregory R. Copley | oilprice.com Egypt’s Morsi Government has initiated a return to covert war against Ethiopia, which controls the source of the Blue Nile, Egypt’s and Sudan’s principal source of water.  The result will almost certainly lead to an increased level of insecurity […]

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A Week in the Horn of Africa – Amanuel Biedemariam

A Week in the Horn of Africa Amanuel Biedemariam The geopolitical makeup of the Horn of Africa (HOA) is going through rapid changes that will affect the relationships of the nations in the region for good. The changes will influence the economies and security stances of the countries in the region. It will have implication […]

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Ethiopia affirms readiness for dialogue with Eritrea

Ethiopia affirms readiness for dialogue with Eritrea Mohammed Awad |bikyanews.com | Posted date: May 01, 2013 Ethiopia and Eritrea look to forge new negotiations on border tension. ADDIS ABABA: Ethiopian government officials this week reaffirmed their commitment to have peace discussions with longtime foe and neighbor Eritrea with the aim of ending decades of tension along the border […]

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Praising the People of Eritrea – Amanuel Biedemariam

Praising the People of Eritrea Amanuel Biedemariam    Eritrea has been and remains in a state of war since the aggressive determinations of the TPLF to, “Weaken Eritrea to submission” started 1998. Initially, they waged a full scale war and when that failed, they shifted to a, “No War no Peace” strategy designed to gradually obliterate […]

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