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On December 8, the Atlantic Council, an American think-tank, organized a panel discussion on Eritrea. Entitled “Rethinking Eritrea”, the event was moderated by Bronwyn Bruton,the

Everyone has a right to be stupid; some like Ayte Kiros just abuse the rightBy Helen Berhe,From day one he left Eritrea, Kiros Asfha, the

Eritrea’s Red Sea coast is once again open for Oil and Gas explorations, according to the country’s Ministry of Energy and Mines.By Michael Arustamov,The Eritrea’s

Eritrea and Ethiopia are a land of contrasts when it comes to their commitment to truth. One of the hallmarks of Eritrean society has always

“Drought exacerbated by El Niño, combined with extensive flooding, disease outbreaks and the disruption of basic public services, continue to have a negative impact on

“We believe targeted measures are appropriate at this time …” – U.S. Ambassador to UNBy Sudan Tribune,South Sudanese government has expressed disappointment to the threat

“[…]The US government should put the ball in Asmara’s court … since no one is going to pay attention to Asmara if they don’t do

State of emergency restores calm but fissures remain in fragile federationEthiopia doesn’t have to fear a military coup since almost all the security and top

Keren, 09 December 2016-  60% of the inhabitants of Habero sub-zone have regrouped in 11 administrative areas and thus have become beneficiaries of social service

Aqordet- 09 December 2016- The National Association for the Deaf provided sign language training for 17 nationals in a bid to narrow communication gap between

Saudi plans to build a military base on the coast of Djibouti have made the Egyptian government ‘suspicious’, as strained relations between Cairo and Riyadh

The United Arab Emirates Joins an Exclusive ClubThe United Arab Emirates cement its naval and airbase position in Eritrea, for a longer-term strategy.By Stratfor,Over the

. . . [I]nternational attempts to improve the living conditions of Eritreans are more likely to succeed . . . through engagement that starts with

The Atlantic Council (AC), an American Think Tank, is hosting a seminar, aptly entitled, “Rethinking Eritrea.” There is no Eritrean in the list of panelists,

Nakfa, 08 December 2016- Mr. Shimwele Weldegergish, head of National Association of Eritrean War Disabled Veterans Fighters in the Gash-Barka region, said that the branch

Sawa, 08 December 2016- Youth week organized in collaboration with NUEYS Sawa branch, Warsay Yekealo Secondary school and the Commission of Higher Education was conducted

Asmara, 08 December 2016- Eritrean nationals residing in France, Austria and Italy conducted different activities aimed at reflecting the true image of their country. A seminar

Asmara, 08 December 2016- The application dossier presented to UNESCO World Heritage to list Asmara as a UNESCO’S World Heritage Site won the 2016 Royal

Mr. Chairman,In recent years, the world has seen large scale human mobility, including irregular migration. Yet, international response to this complex phenomenon continues to be

If you are from Gejeret, then you might remember where the residents of that neighborhood in Asmara found refuge in 1975. I was one of

Not Safe. State Department warned U.S. citizens of the risk of traveling to Ethiopia.By U.S. State Department,The State Department continues to warn U.S. citizens of

The Government of the State of Eritrea and the United Nations launched the Strategic Partnership Cooperation Framework (SPCF) for 2017 – 2021.By Shabait,The Government of

“Asmara – Africa’s Modernist City: UNESCO World Heritage Nomination” dossier wins the 2016 Royal Institution British Architecture (RIBA) ‘President’s Medal for Research’.By Eritrea EmbassyMedia,For 50

Asmara, 07 December 2016- President Isaias Afwerki received and held talks with Mr. Macky Salla, Special envoy of the President of Senegal at the State

Ortac holds 26.99% stake in Andiamo Exploration Ltd, which holds the Haykota licence, prospective for copper and gold.Ortac Resources hailed Environminerals East Africa (EEA) for

“Asmara – Africa’s Modernist City: UNESCO World Heritage Nomination” dossier wins the 2016 RIBA President’s Medal for ResearchA collaboration work between Dr. Edward Denison from

The first footprints of a direct ancestor to modern humans may have been found in the desert of southeast Eritrea.Homo Erectus origin may have been

The grant is part of the Fisheries Resources Management Programme (FReMP) that was signed today in Rome aimed at boosting the coastal and inland fisheries

Asmara, 6 December 2016 - The Governor of Anseba region, Mr. Ali Mahmud, conducted a tour to inspect service rendering institutions in the Administrative areas

Miss some news this week? Catch up on a few of the stories with this quick weekly news digest.“A deal to build a Saudi military

By Eritrea Embassy Media,The Embassy of the State of Eritrea in France launched its France – Eritrea Investment and Partner’s Forum, within an overarching event

Critical milestone achieved for Mining License approvalsThe Eritrean Ministry of Land, Water and Environment has accepted and approved the Social and Environmental Impact Assessment (SEIA)

On  November 28, 2016, Eritrea’s Isaias Afwerki traveled to Egypt for a three-day visit and met Egypt’s president, Abdulfatah AlSisi. The official news outlets of

Asmara, 05 December 2016- Ms. Fouzia Hashim, Minister of Justice, conducted a meeting in Massawa on November 30th to assess the overall activities of the

Asmara, 5 December 2016 - Higher Eritrean delegation took part in the funeral service of the former Cuban president Fidel Castro yesterday 4 December in

The U.S. also urges the Govt to restore access to the Internet for all its citizens ASAP.“[…] Ethiopia’s declared state of emergency is perhaps being

EU sponsored conference on opportunities, developments and innovations in Eritrea.By Dr. Metkel Yebiyo,On the 28th November, Brian Hayes, a member of the European parliament hosted

Let’s pause and consider ourselves and identify “who is who” among those who are making history, by being in the foremost list of activist leaders,

Eritrea’s best practices in HIV / AIDS response resulted the prevalence rate to drop below 1% – one of the best on the continent.Considering its 0.59%

The European Commission has issued a strong statement against Ethiopia following the arrest of opposition leader Merara Gudina. Prof. Gudina appeared at the European Parliament

Asmara, 02 November 2016- The former Bishop of the Eritrean Catholic Church, Abune Zeccarias Yohannes passed away on 01 December at the age of 91. The

Asmara, 02 December 2016- The Government of Eritrea has issued legal notice on peasant and livestock farm taxation. The legal notice No. 178/2016 includes 4

Former Minster Eli Yishai says that the time has come for Israel to return illegal migrants from Eritrea to their homeland.How to make the return

By making peaceful and democratic change impossible, the Ethiopian regime makes violent revolution almost inevitable.Ethiopia’s prominent Oromo opposition leader, Merara Gudina, has been detained after

Asmara, o1 December 2016- Mr. Yemane Ghebremeskel, Minister of Information, has participated at a conference on issues pertaining to Eritrea held on 28 November at

Asmara, 01 December 2016- President Isaias Afwerki and President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi of the Republic of Egypt met and held talks on 29 November in

Asmara, 01 December 2016- Eritrean nationals residing in the UK, Sweden and France conducted seminars as regards strengthening organizational capacity and back up the national

Asmara, 01 December 2016- World AIDS Day was today marked here in the capital in the presence of Ms. Amina Nur-Husein, Minister of Health under

With clubs like Real Madrid, Liverpool, Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain eyeing his services, it will not be long before Isak becomes a household name in

Amara rebel group say they have been forced to picking up arms because of TPLF’s policy of destroying Amhara and the Christian Orthodox Tewahdo Church.By

… via old fashioned barefoot doctors distributing and maintaining insecticide treated mosquito nets. Elaberid Community hospital workers in Eritrea impregnating blue mosquitoes nets with permethrin, a

Amid fanfare and propaganda, in August, 2014 Qatar Airways announced it will launch a twice weekly flight to Asmara starting December 5, of the same

The Eritrean president arrived on Monday with a delegation that included the Eritrean foreign minister Eritrean president meeting with President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi in Cairo.By Daily

“By bringing everyone together for this conference, positive outcomes can be achieved” – MEP Brian Hayes (L-R) Ms Christine Umutoni (UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Representative

Iran literally warn the banana republic leader from acting like a prostitute … The Iranian Foreign Ministry urged the Djiboutian president to stop rehashing false and baseless remarks made

By*,President Abdel Fattah al- Sisi received on Tuesday at the Federal Palace, Isaias Afwerki, President of Eritrea, who is on a working visit to

If an offer arrives, Nevsun’s shareholders could get at least $5 per share. Lundin Mining has decided to sell 24.8% stake of its Congolese Tenke Fungurume

President Isaias today left for Egypt on a work visit at the invitation of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt. (Photo: Archive)By TesfaNews,President Isaias Afwerki

Currently Eritrea is ruled by an undemocratic regime that, can’t be reformed, continues to violate basic human rights, and is unable to provide even bare

Mendefera. 28 November 2016- A seminar for employees of various government institutions and associations in the Southern region aimed at boosting the number of voluntary