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Ethiopia allows anti-Eritrea march to AU despite protest ban

16 Nov 2017

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Ethiopia allows anti-Eritrea march to A.U. despite protest ban ... Ethiopia's security forces granted permission for Eritrean refugees and opposition ...

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Sudan Deports 30 Young Eritrean Asylum Seekers - UNHCR

08 Sep 2017

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Sudan-deports-Eritreans September 7, 2017 - The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) Deputy Representative for Sudan, Elizabeth Tan, stated that her agency is ...

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MAAY TEMENAY PRISON COMPLEX

06 Sep 2017

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One of the Eritrean government’s scores of detention centers is the infamous Mai Temenay detention complex. The structure consisting of horror cells underground dungeons, and specialized torture annexes. It is located inside the city of Asmara, in the division known as Mai Temenay.

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ERITREAN NAHDA PARTY

07 Nov 2017

Grave human rights violations in Eritrea – several peaceful protesters killed, scores injured and hundreds arrested An appeal for the immediate and unconditional release of a school Board Chairman, Hajji Musa Mohamednur, 93, arrested peaceful-protesters and all political prisoners in Eritrea

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THE DIFFERENT ASMARA OF OCTOBER 31, 2017!

07 Nov 2017

The event of 31 October 2017 in Asmara was unique because nothing of that sort occurred in the city in over two decades - i.e. except North Korea-like regime orchestrated parades. For change, the 31 October gathering was of political in nature in our State of
Fear, Eritrea. And believe it or not, it was a peaceful demonstration until it was interrupted within hours by massive gun shots from the usually merciless security forces of the repressive regime.

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FOR HOW LONG SHOULD THE ERITREAN OPPOSITION BE BURDENED BY THE IDEA OF DOING NOTHING?

26 Aug 2017

In education, we use the adjectives “TIMED” and “UNTIMED” in relation to assignments and exams we give to students as traditional tools to assess learning. As no one needs to be an educator in order to know these terms, there is no need to explain what they mean. Nonetheless, for the Eritrean opposition that lives in an idealistic world, the duty of bringing change is an “UNTIMED” assignment or open until the doomsday.

 

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AL-DIAA ISLAMIC SCHOOL STUDENT DEMONSTRATION: THE BEGINNING OF RADICAL PATTERNS OF STRUGGLE

06 Nov 2017

Amid the scale of the Eritrean national disaster growing daily, Al-Diaa Islamic School  student  demonstration of September 31, 2017 unfolded as a turning point in the national political struggle. Social media networks, paltalk rooms, and What ‘s Up messages were quicker in spreading the news than the opposition media, with  the speech of the elderly Sheik Musa Mohammed Nur going viral. The Sheik is  an Akriya community leader and president of the Islamic school,

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Police use water cannon on Eritrean migrants in Rome

25 Aug 2017

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Italian riot police turned a water cannon on Eritrean and Ethiopian migrants in Rome on Thursday, scattering them from a piazza where they had camped for five ...

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Current situation in Eritrea.,More Human rights violations and several individuals Killed

04 Nov 2017

An appeal for the immediate release of school Board Chairman Hajji Musa Mohamednur a 93 year old, more than 100 individuals and all political prisoners in Eritre

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The US wants to deport more Eritreans. Here's what would happen if ...

25 Aug 2017

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NAIROBI — The United States is threatening to apply visa sanctions on Eritrea, one of the world's most repressive countries, as leverage to force Eritrean ...

 

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Eritrean Global Solidarity-EGS and Eritreans for Facilitating National Dialogue- EFND

04 Nov 2017

The events unfolding in Asmara expose the unrestrained desire of the tyrannical regime to take over religious institutions and dismantle their leadership. The intensity of the interference has been accelerated in the last few months.

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Eritrean priest in Italy denies 'people smuggling'

17 Aug 2017

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Don Mussie Zerai has lived in Italy for more than 25 years, since fleeing Eritrea as a teenager. He says he regularly receives calls from distressed migrants ...

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Interview with Prof Bereket Habte Selassie

11 Aug 2017

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News of the day from across the globe, Nov. 2

02 Nov 2017

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4 Eritrea protests: At least 28 people have been killed in rare protests in the capital of Eritrea, one of the world's most reclusive nations, an official with the largest ...

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Eritrean children who cross borders and deserts alone

06 Aug 2017

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“The main reason I left was poverty,” Yobieli says. But in Eritrea, poverty and politics are deeply intertwined. “My family was poor because my father was a soldier ...

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Eritrean artists are defecting to seek new lives in Australia

20 Jul 2017

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Said Abdella (sometimes spelled as Saeed or Seid) is one of many Eritrean artists who've been sent to Australia by the Eritrean government with the objective of disseminating their propaganda. Now he has defected. As he seeks asylum, he is now speaking out against the government that previously controlled everything he said.

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Eritreans still fleeing brutal regime, world must act – UN Gen ...

28 Oct 2017

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The United Nations Special Rapporteur on Eritrea, has reiterated a call on the U.N. not to turn its back on Eritrean nationals who continue to flee the repressive ...

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Israel is aimed at coaxing Eritrean migrants to leave

18 Jul 2017

Nine years ago, Teklit Michael fled Eritrea to avoid military conscription, survived a perilous journey across the Sinai peninsula and sought asylum in Israel.

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EFDP Political Paper

24 Oct 2017

This Political Paper was presented to, and ratified at the Fourth Conference of the Eritrean Federal Democratic Movement (EFDM) The Fourth Conference in which the Movement had been transformed into political party under the name, the Eritrean Federal Democratic Party (EFDP), which was held from 15 to 17 May 2017.

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Arrested Eritrean Patriarch Makes First Appearence in Decade at Sunday Mass

18 Jul 2017

For the first time since being placed under house arrest in 2007, the legitimate patriarch of the Eritrean Orthodox Church made a public appearance and participated in a mass at St. Mary's Cathedral in Asmara on Sunday, according to an international human rights organization.

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TURNING OUR BACKS ON THE VICTIMS OF SEPTEMBER 18 CRACKDOWN WHEREAS REPORTERS WITHOUT BORDERS PAYS TRIBUTE TO THEM

15 Oct 2017

We can’t ignore the good and bad parts of our history. They ‘re to be learned from. We need to make sure we tell the full story to our children and to generations.

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Petition Against Eritrean Government’s deceptive Festival in Seattle, Washington

17 Jul 2017

We, The undersigned, United Eritreans in the state of Washington, are writing this petition  in order to  stop the  upcoming Eritrean government’s glamorous Festival, scheduled for August 11-13, 2017, in Seattle, Washington,

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Forum for National Dialogue (FND)

09 Oct 2017

CONFERENCE ON TRANSFORMATIVE COLLABORATION (CTC) In an ongoing effort to promote a Shared Vision and United Action among the Eritrean opposition organizations, civil and political, the Forum for National Dialogue, with the facilitation of Eri-Platform, is convening a conference under the theme, Conference on Transformative Collaboration: Reset, Refocus & Be Relevant between 20-22 October 2017.

 

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Eritrea accuses Al Jazeera of "malicious propaganda"

15 Jul 2017

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“Eritrea: Anecdotes of indefinite anarchy” The article posted last week touches range of issues including on a worsening political and socio-economical situations of the reclusive state. It also questions the extent and complexity of the country’s transformation from a promising country into the personal fiefdom of President Isaias Afeworki and his cliques at the People’s Front for Democracy and Justice (PFDJ).

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Every day Eritrean refugees make the perilous journey across the border into Ethiopia

15 Jul 2017

About 80 per cent of the refugee population at Hitsats are under 35. Photograph: James Jeffrey

Each night along the border of arid hills, Eritreans cautiously move through the terrain's dead ground out of sight of their own military to escape into Ethiopia's ...

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Eritrean Christians Call for Day of Prayer for Church Leader Under ...

18 Sep 2017

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Eritrean Christians are calling for Monday to be marked as a day of prayer and fasting, as Patriarch Antonios of the Eritrean Orthodox Church, who has been ...

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Rome, the Eritrean ambassador attacked in the street

08 Jul 2017

amba fetsahatsionRome, July 6 - Eritrea's ambassador to Italy was hurt in an attack by co-nationals in a street in Rome's Castro Pretorio district late Wednesday, police said Thursday. The envoy, Fesshazion Pietros, was hurt in the right hand while an aide with him had his cheekbone broken, they said. Police immediately caught on of the two assailants and are looking for the other.

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Eritreans call for day of prayer over continued fears of Church leader’s freedom

17 Sep 2017

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He has been under house arrest since January 2007, after being removed from office, in violation of canon law, for repeatedly objecting to government interference in ecclesiastical affairs.

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ATSE ISIAS’S SEVERING OF DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS WITH QATAR: NOT SURPRISING BUT A HARD PILL TO SWALLOW

02 Jul 2017

As June and July are notoriously known for radical events in history, June of the current year has witnessed a sudden declaration by three Gulf countries, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, supported by Egypt and blessed by their new sponsor (President Donald Trump),  severing their diplomatic relations with their neighbour Qatar; the diplomatic rupture immediately turning into a full-fledged blockade imposed on  Qatar, in a way similar to the one on Gaza Strip (by Israel and Egypt); something unprecedented in depth and breadth in inter-Arab relations.

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IN MEMORY OF PRISONERS EXECUTED BY THE EPLF ( 1970s & 1980s)

17 Sep 2017

The imprisoned EPLF fighters who were executed in Halewa Sewra "Gestapo" section of the EPLF prison, and for those who were killed or mysteriously disappeared in the 1970s and 1980s

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Open Letter

13 Sep 2017

Two Complex prison centers And it’s inhuman Treatment  The United Eritrean Democratic Front – UEDF has sent an appeal to the United Nations UN, the European Union EU and The African Union AU concerning two complex prison centers and its inhuman treatments.

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