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Eritrea , Wednesday 26 September 2018

News Eritrea: Eritrea: Where is Ciham Ali?

News source: https://www.amnesty.org/en/get-involved/take-action/eritrea-where-is-ciham-ali/
Publicated on: uesday 25 September 2018

21 year old Ciham Ali Ahmed hasn’t seen her family in 5 years. She’s been in detention in Eritrea since she was 15 years old. Born in California, but raised in Eritrea, Ciham is a dual Eritrean and US ...

News Eritrea: U.N. Security Council hails Eritrea's diplomatic efforts in Ethiopia, Djibouti

News source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/09/22/un-security-council-hails-eritrea-s-diplomatic-efforts-in-ethiopiadjibouti/
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

Members of the United Nations Security Council on Friday applauded recent diplomatic developments in the Horn of Africa, pointing out that the Eritrea’s normalisation of relations with Ethiopia and Dj...

News Eritrea: Eritrea – Ethiopia hailed by Nobel laureate on 2018 World Peace day

News source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/09/23/eritrea-ethiopia-hailed-by-nobel-laureate-on-2018-world-peace-day/
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Leymah Gbowee, a Nobel Peace laureate said on Friday that the 2018 edition of World Peace Day had to be dedicated to Ethiopia and Eritrea. She said in a tweet that the two countries deserved credit “f...

News Eritrea: Rights body and UN say Eritrea detains ex-minister who wrote critical books

News source: https://af.reuters.com/article/africaTech/idAFKCN1LZ0SJ-OZATP
Publicated on: uesday 18 September 2018

KAMPALA (Reuters) - Eritrea has arrested a former minister who wrote books critical of the country’s leader, a rights group and a U.N. official said. British-based rights body Human Rights ...

News Eritrea: Eritrea: Peace deal could offer hope for reforms

News source: http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/WO1809/S00098/eritrea-peace-deal-could-offer-hope-for-reforms.htm
Publicated on: uesday 18 September 2018

The peace agreement between Eritrea and Ethiopia raises hopes that human rights will be at the centre of Eritrea’s path towards a society respectful of all fundamental rights, says the UN Special Rapp...

News Eritrea: Eritrea peace deal could offer hope for reforms, says UN expert

News source: http://www.ekklesia.co.uk/node/26826
Publicated on: hursday 20 September 2018

The peace agreement between Eritrea and Ethiopia raises hopes that human rights will be at the centre of Eritrea’s path towards a society respectful of all fundamental rights, says the UN Special Rapp...

News Eritrea: Ethiopia and Eritrea finally make peace

News source: https://www.positive.news/society/ethiopia-and-eritrea-finally-make-peace/
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

‘A new wind of hope’ blows across Africa, as a surge of diplomacy appears to put an end to one of the continent’s longest-running conflicts Families have been reunited after a decades-long conflict be...

News Eritrea: Eritrea: Release former finance minister immediately and unconditionally

News source: https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2018/09/eritrea-release-former-finance-minister-immediately-and-unconditionally/
Publicated on: Wednesday 19 September 2018

Following the arrest of a former Eritrean finance minister, Berhane Abrehe, after he published a book critical of President Isaias Afwerki and his government, Amnesty International is demanding his im...

News Eritrea: Ethiopia, Eritrea seek to bolster truce at Saudi summit

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/ethiopia-eritrea-seek-bolster-truce-saudi-summit-171720803.html
Publicated on: Sunday 16 September 2018

Ethiopia and Eritrea signed an agreement Sunday at a summit in Saudi Arabia, bolstering a historic peace accord between the two former Horn of Africa enemies, officials said. Authorities did not revea...

News Eritrea: Eritrea: Ethio-Eritrean Border Re-Opening Fuels Trade

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201809200293.html
Publicated on: hursday 20 September 2018

Birr and Nakfa are swapped at parity in the border towns Following the normalisation of Ethio-Eritrean relations and reopening of the border, business activities at the boundary towns are ...

News Eritrea: Never to Be Seen Again in Eritrea?

News source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/09/18/never-be-seen-again-eritrea
Publicated on: uesday 18 September 2018

Seventeen years ago this month, Eritrea’s government, led by President Isaias Afewerki, took draconian steps to quash all dissent. That September, in 2001, Eritrean security forces arrested 11 of the ...

News Eritrea: Ethiopia, Eritrea to hold peace summit in Saudi Arabia: UN

News source: https://sg.news.yahoo.com/ethiopia-eritrea-hold-peace-summit-saudi-arabia-un-163926668.html
Publicated on: onday 10 September 2018

Ethiopia and Eritrea will attend a summit in Saudi Arabia on Sunday to sign an agreement cementing the thaw between the two former Horn of Africa enemies, a UN spokesman said Friday. Saudi King Salman ...