Tag: SEMG

The Goal Post Keeps Moving: Monitoring Group’s Charges against Eritrea shift from “destabilizing Somalia” to “destabilizing Ethiopia”

  Ghidewon Abay Asmerom July 17, 2012 By now, it has become abundantly clear that the two sanctions against Eritrea, 1907(2009) and 2023(2011), had nothing to do with stabilizing Somalia or reconstituting it as a viable state. It also had nothing to do with the "staged" Djibouti-Eritrea "border dispute"; it was rather an elaborate scheme […]

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Monitoring Group on Somalia and Eritrea Report

Dehai.org Excerpts from the SEMG Report on Somalia mentioning Eritrea.  The full (pdf) report is attached at the end of this excerpt.  "Meanwhile, the relative importance of Eritrea as a source of  military and financial support for armed groups appears to have  declined. Enhanced international scrutiny of Eritrea's actions in  Somalia and the region, growing […]

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