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  1. Adwa: An Ever-shining VictoryRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    This week we will celebrate the 120th anniversary of the battle of Adwa. The victory at Adwa shocks the world.

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  2. Should the youth take lessons from our forefathe...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Walta Information Centre

    Ethiopians have been preparing to mark the 121 anniversary of the Adwa victory, which is the proud of Africans and other black people. The Victory of Adwa, the great victory won by the Ethiopian army over the colonial forces of Italy on March 2nd 1896, will be celebrated this year colorfully.

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  3. Eritrea Travel WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... tensions are high. Related Information Contact the U.S. Embassy in Eritrea : 179 Alaa Street, P.O. Box 211, Asmara, Eritrea, at + (291) (1) 120-004, available 24 hours a day in case of emergency. You may also email the Embassy at ; we will respond ...

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  4. Eritrean official denies arrest of journalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    The Eritrean News Agency Tuesday has denied the imprisonment of Eritrean journalists working for the state-run media and accused opposition groups of fabricating "false" reports. An exiled Eritrean opposition Radio station, Eritrean Forum Radio, on Sunday said that the two journalists had been taken by five government agents from their home in Asmara on February 14. The two journalists reportedly were arrested on suspicion of attempting to flee the home country.

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  5. For the past 150 years, Alaskan Jews have blazed trails in the last frontierRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Times of Israel

    This year, Alaska celebrates 150 years since secretary of state William Seward acquired it from Russia for over $7 million in 1867. "Seward's Folly" later became a mother lode for the gold rush, illuminated by the northern lights.

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  6. Eritrea Tire Market to Cross US$ 11 Million by 2022: Says TechSci ResearchRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | PR.com

    New York, NY, February 16, 2017 -- -- According to TechSci Research report, "Eritrea Tire Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2022," the tire market in Eritrea is forecasted to cross US$ 11 million by 2022, on account of growing automobile sales and expanding automobile fleet across the country. Vehicle fleet in the country increased from 81,412 units in 2012 to 96,547 units in 2016, and exhibited a CAGR of 4.35% during 2012-2016.

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  7. Ethiopia-Sudan border development conference kic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Walta Information Centre

    The 18th session of the conference on development of the joint Sudanese-Ethiopian borders will be held on Thursday in Mekelle, capital of Ethiopia's Tigray region, said governor of Gadaref State. The two-day conference, which is held alternately between Sudan and Ethiopian regions, will discuss issues pertaining to farming in the joint borders, trade exchange and smuggling.

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  8. Ethiopia-Sudan border development conference kicks off on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    The 18th session of the conference on development of the joint Sudanese-Ethiopian borders will be held on Thursday in Mekelle, capital of Ethiopia's Tigray region, said governor of Gadaref State. The two-day conference, which is held alternately between Sudan and Ethiopian regions, will discuss issues pertaining to farming in the joint borders, trade exchange and smuggling.

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  9. East Africa: Middle Eastern Money, Religion Fuel Tensions in HornRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | AllAfrica.com

    Relations between the Horn of Africa and the Arabian Peninsula go back centuries, with trade playing a key component in binding their people together. Religion has also played a part.

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  10. Juno-nominated musician Daniel Nebiat rolls as Toronto taxi driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | The Toronto Star

    The taxi driver who picked up a Star reporter after the JUNO nominee announcement event Tuesday was interviewed by her minutes earlier. Daniel Nebiat, top left, is one of nine members who make up the Okavango African Orchestra.

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  11. Black brilliance on the Appalachian trailRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 | Kottke.org

    ... Butler. Nine violent ounces of home, the from-from, "originally, I mean." 7,628 feet: the elevation of Asmara, Eritrea. Rain jacket: 5.5 ounces. Options for ZZ Packer. Blues for Toni Morrison. Dragons for Langston Hughes. A river for Jamaica ...

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  12. a oeA tiger doesna t change its spotaRead the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | Walta Information Centre

    There is this saying "a tiger doesn't change its spot". This saying is about the unchanging nature of human nature.

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  13. Eritrean refugee family adjusts to winter in MontanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | The Progress

    On Jan. 10, the kids - Samrawit Gebrehawariat, age 9, and her brother Ermias, 7 - started school in America. They climbed on the yellow bus that stops just outside their apartment on the Northside and rode out to Mount Jumbo School in East Missoula, the home of Lowell School this year.

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  14. Eritrea: General Aviation Services to Commence Domestic FlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    The General Aviation Services announced that it will commence domestic flights twice a week every Friday and Sunday starting from 3 February to-and-from Asmara, Massawa and Assab. The aviation service also indicated that the commencement of these flights is aimed at introducing and facilitating pertinent transportation service to-and-from the two port cities of Massawa and Assab and that there are plans to increase flights in the future.

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  15. Averting the attention of the Eritrean peopleRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    Many scholars argue that "one can choose a friend but can't choose a neighbor." Ethiopia though it managed to establish a good rapport with all of its neighboring countries and other countries in the world, its relationship with Eritrea remained hostile.

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  16. How low must Uganda sink before hitting rock bottom?Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2017 | Daily Monitor

    I felt encouraged that not all Ugandans have buried their conscience, but a lot more needs to be done collectively and individually to cleanse our country of guilt arising from crimes against humanity which have been committed by leaders and agents of successive Ugandan regimes since 1962. Like Ugandans of better days in the 1960s, Eritreans are gentle, hardworking people, thousands of whom have been forced to flee their country by the tyrannical regime of president Isaias Aferwork.

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  17. King Day, Esquivel, Best Of 2010-2012 & 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | KMUW-FM Wichita

    Global Village celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with songs dedicated to him and inspired by the Civil Rights Movement, along with songs that reflect human rights themes from artists from around the globe. Among the artists featured - Mavis and Pops Staples, Toots & the Maytals, the Soweto Gospel Choir and Judy Mowatt.

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  18. A desperate actRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    Reports are saying that following the US Presidential election, the Ato Isaias Afwerki led Eritrea government is moving to establish a new relationship with President Donald Trump. But I don't think this move by the Asmara regime, which rests on giving the impression that 'things have changed' within the regime, will get anywhere because I don't think the regime can be free from its obsession with terrorism.

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  19. Architecture: Bella Asmara - Sleeping BeautyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | PR Log

    VIENNA, Austria - Jan. 10, 2017 - PRLog -- Asmara, the capital of Eritrea, is a much admired time capsule reflecting the Italian "dolce vita" of the 1930s. A cluster of modernist buildings has been preserved at the city centre - an Italian futurist vision erected by Mussolini's colonial administration.

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  20. An alliance that cana t lastRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    Chauvinism and parochialism are two outlooks with inherent characteristics that can't and don't coexist in one area. So much the hatred that exists between them, they wait for the opportunity to destroy each other.

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