Urgent call for action to all websites/associations/political-parties

01 May 2016

This week, the Awate-Website discussants identified and discussed the ugly alienation and discrimination that the Eritrean Muslim students and the Akeleguzai Christian students are suffering at the hands of the regime in Asmara.

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Eritrean Tragedy and PFDJ damage Control

15 Apr 2016

Previous rulers in Eritrea committed an untold crimes against our people. The Italian fascists have killed as many as 2000 people in Massawa and left the
bodies of their victims to decay in the heat of the outskirts of the villages of katumia, Umkulu and Hirgigo in the year 1890-ties, there are also stories of untold number of Eritrean killed by the Ottoman Turk soldiers and Egyptians similar crimes in the Red Sea coast during their invasion earlier than the Italian occupation of the coastline areas. We all remember the Ona carnage by the Ethiopian occupying forces and again the Wekiduba, Hirgigo, Emberemi massacres, and 2 times Eilet murders using Tanks
and heavy artillery killing women, children even old men and blind.

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ERITREAN-ONTARIONIANS ORGANIZE A CANDLELIGHT VIGIL AGAINST THE APRIL 3, 2016 MASSACRE IN ASMARA

25 Apr 2016

As a part of the Eritrean Diaspora community spread across the globe, Eritrean- Ontarionians, in Canada, held a candlelight vigil Sunday evening, April 24, 2016, in the city of Toronto, in memory of the Eritrean youth massacred in a horrifying way by the ruling junta in Asmara on April 3, 2016.

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A civic body Justice for Peace Established

12 Apr 2016

A civic body, Justice for Peace (J4P) launched its establishment on 3rd April 2016. The J4P ultimate objectives are to protect and promote human rights and justice as well as to educate & raise the legal, socio-political and ethical maturity and awareness of our citizens so that we can achieve democracy & lasting peace in Eritrea.

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Rahiel 15 yrs old, she died in prison.

25 Apr 2016


158 Eritreans have been detained in Gasha Barka including 14 underage. (7- Girls & 7 boys) One of the underage girls recently died in prison for unknown reason. The Eritrean Government has confirmed her death systematically. 

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A bitter pill to swallow on the eve of 25 th year “ Independence” !

11 Apr 2016

In 1991 in the afternoon of a sunny day, the hysteric residents of Asmara were jumping and dancing showing a total confidence that the Ethiopian soldiers will not harm them.
In a surprising movement they went to the outskirts of the city,

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A SWOT Analysis

21 Apr 2016

The Swedish- Eritrean community for democratic change – a partnership( SESADU) consisting of political, civil and independent individuals has conducted a workshop on Saturday , 5th of April 2014 assessing the past activities for democratic change in Eritrea.

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An Urgent Call to All Eritreans Worldwide

21 Apr 2016

We are writing to invite you to be a signatory of a call that we will soon issue to all Eritreans in the Diaspora to join a Grassroots Movement whose goal is to elect Global Leaders who will represent Eritreans in the Diaspora.

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Eritrea: The PFDJ Fascism and the Diaspora's Collective insanity!

02 Apr 2016

On this period of fasting and reflexion I would like to bring to your attention that most of the  Eritrean people believe in God, the All Mighty, hence we would be better if we repent on our Sins and believe in One God. So the Minister of the English Reformed Church said to the followers of his church..."Go in peace to love and serve the Lord".

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Story image for eritrea from Deutsche Welle Alexandria 'more dangerous than crossing from Libya'

20 Apr 2016

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The fate of hundreds of refugees from Africa who may have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea earlier this week is still uncertain. DW spoke to an Eritrean activist ..

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Rallying to resist racism?thousands take to the streets across .....

23 Mar 2016

Eritreans led the protest in Glasgow

A group of around 200 Eritreans led the Glasgow protest, including Estifanos Massias. He told Socialist Worker, “The Home Office is saying, 'Your country is safe ...

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African Union Welcomes Eritrea's Release of Djiboutian Prison......

21 Mar 2016

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The African Union said Eritrea's release of four Djiboutian prisoners is a positive step in improving relations between the neighboring nations, which fought a ...

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Eritrean Opposition towards a win -win solution

16 Apr 2016

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When I have read the press release of the Ad- Hoc Contact Organ of the Consulative meetings in Addis Abeba, I was really surprised and inspired by the initial agreements reached between those who did not participate in Nairobi to participate in the coming all- inclusive consulative meeting that will be held in the coming August 2016.

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Eritreans protest at the ‘forgotten refugee crisis

21 Mar 2016

Members of the Eritrean community at the African and Caribbean Centre in Osborne Street, Glasgow

CARRYING banners denouncing the regime which drove them from their country, Scotland’s Eritrean community turned out in force at a major rally on Saturday, March 19. Attended by at least 2,000 people, the Stand Up To Racism event was a show of solidarity with refugees.

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'Being Black is Not a Crime:' Suspicion Was Enough to Have B

15 Apr 2016

Mehary Yemane-Tesfagiorgis, 34, telling his story on ITV News London. Photo by ITV News London

Mehary Yemane-Tesfagiorgis, 34, was on his way back to his hometown from Rome when was escorted off the plane by armed police officers. When he asked why he was being removed, he was told that a female passenger claimed she “didn’t feel safe” with him on board.

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Hundreds of thousands have fled this country. This ghastly ...

15 Apr 2016

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In Eritrea, your last year of high school is also your first year in the army. Rebels from the country fought a 30-year war against its much larger ...

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