Tag: UN

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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Remarks at the Security Council Stakeout Following Consultations on Côte d’Ivoire, Somalia and Eritrea

Consultations on Côte d'Ivoire, Somalia and Eritrea Friday, 19 July 2013, 5:02 pm Press Release: US State Department U.S. Mission to the United Nations: Remarks at the Security Council Stakeout Following Consultations on Côte d'Ivoire, Somalia and Eritrea Ambassador DeLaurentis: Good afternoon, everyone. Sorry to be so late. I hope you had a chance to eat something […]

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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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Audio: Interview with Ambassador Araya Desta – VOA

Audio: Interview with Eritrean Ambassador to the UN Araya Desta with VOA Tigrinia: Interview regarding to the recent Letter to H.E. Mr. Kim Sook Chairman Security Council Committee pursuant to Resolutions 751 (1992) and 1907 (2009) Click below to listen to the Audio [audio: http://realaudio.rferl.org/voa/TI/manual/2013/04/05/82d168f4-ec17-4f4f-8dd2-bc3c8c818dbd.mp3]     ተቖጻጻሪ ጉጅለ ሶማልን ኤርትራን፡ ናብ ዘይምልከቶ ጉዳይ ይኣቱ`ሎ ትብል […]

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UN humanitarian official calls on international community to support Eritrea’s progress

John Ging, Director of Operations at the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. UN Photo/Fabrice Arlot   (UN News Center) 20 November 2012 – The international community must support Eritrea as it strives to end hunger and increase its resilience to severe climatic conditions, a United Nations humanitarian official said today following a […]

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Susan Rice’s tarnished resume

By Dana Milbank | Washington Post, Published November 16, 2012 President Obama had a rare “bring-it-on” moment when ABC News’s Jonathan Karl asked him about threats by Republican Sens. John McCain and Lindsey Graham to block the confirmation of Susan Rice, should he nominate her for secretary of state. “If Senator McCain and Senator Graham and […]

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