Tag: UNSC

Response to IBTimes on the Misinformation of the 2% TAX

​ Response to IBTimes on the Misinformation of the 2% TAX By Tsighe Andemariam As British-Eritrean living in UK I was shocked to read the article titled “Eritrea Extorts UK Refugees to Fund Somalia's al-Shabaab Islamist Fighters”. As published in the website: http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/articles/495268/20130729/eritrea-shabaab-somalia-diaspora-tax-horn-islam.htm The above article accuses Eritrea of funding the Al Shabaab Somali militants, […]

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UN condemns flow of arms in Somalia and Eritrea

UN condemns flow of arms in Somalia and Eritrea Jul 25, 2013  UNITED NATIONS (AP) The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday condemned the flow of weapons and ammunition to and through Somalia and Eritrea in violation of arms embargoes against both countries. A resolution adopted unanimously by the council called the arms flow "a serious […]

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Security Council extends mandate of monitoring group for Somalia and Eritrea

Security Council extends mandate of monitoring group for Somalia and Eritrea Security Council members voting to reaffirm arms embargoes on Somalia and Eritrea. UN Photo/Mark Garten 24 July 2013 – The Security Council today extended for 16 months the mandate of the United Nations expert panel monitoring compliance with sanctions against Somalia and Eritrea, while […]

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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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Exclusive: Eritrea pays warlord to influence Somalia – U.N. experts

Exclusive: Eritrea pays warlord to influence Somalia – U.N. experts ​"According to a letter the Russian delegation sent to Ambassador Kim Sook, chairman of the Somalia/Eritrea sanctions committee, Russia objects to the publication of the (Eritrea) report due to the biased and groundless conclusions and recommendations contained in it." July 17, 2013|Louis Charbonneau  UNITED NATIONS […]

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Susan Rice as national security adviser? She’s unfit

Susan Rice as national security adviser? She’s unfit "God help America if Susan Rice does to U.S. national security what she's done to U.S. interests in Africa." By Tribune-Review  Published: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 It's not just U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice's starring role in the Obama administration's Benghazi cover-up that makes her unfit for her next […]

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Susan Rice: Top 10 Most Corrupt Politicians in the World

Susan Rice: Top 10 Most Corrupt Politicians in the World Susan Rice has proven herself to not be just a flash in the pan corrupt official, she’s got a lengthy history of it. Dating back to when she was serving on the National Security Council for Bill Clinton, Sudanese officials offered up a terrorist by […]

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