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

    Jan 12, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    ... stressed, before to add that they are "aware of intense campaigns of disinformation by certain quarters about Eritrea". Human rights and press groups and even the UNHCR reports the lack of freedoms and crack down on the journalists. The Committee to ...


  2. 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

    ... Panama." The planes stopped off in Czechoslovakia, picking up arms for Israel, and then went to Asmara, in today's Eritrea. From there, the pilots flew their twin-engine DC-4s and C-46s to Aden, where the 2,000-year-old Yemenite Jewish community was ...


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

    Thursday Feb 16 |

    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.


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

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Walta Information Centre

    ... benefit of the people from the two sides. In the past, Sudan worked for a tripartite regional cooperation including Eritrea but the border conflict between Asmara and Addis Ababa prevents for the time being such realization. (ST)


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

    Jan 12, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    ... benefit of the people from the two sides. In the past, Sudan worked for a tripartite regional cooperation including Eritrea but the border conflict between Asmara and Addis Ababa prevents for the time being such realization. Comments on the Sudan ...


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

    Friday Feb 10 |

    ... that have sought influence in the region. Iran, for example, has also been an active player. In the case of Eritrea, a struggle for influence between Riyadh and Tehran has played out over the past few years. This has also been true in neighbouring ...


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

    Tuesday Feb 7 | The Toronto Star

    ... The group was nominated for the World Music Album of the Year. Nebiat plays the krar, a six-stringed instrument from Eritrea and Ethiopia. The taxi driver who picked up a Star reporter after the 2017 Juno Award nominees were announced Tuesday was in ...


  8. Black brilliance on the Appalachian trailRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 |

    ... 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 ...


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

    Monday Jan 30 | Walta Information Centre

    ... the unchanging nature of human nature. I raised this saying in relation to the comic attempted flip-flop of the Eritrea regime. Recently there have been stories that the Ato Isaias led government is courting the attention of the newly elected US ...


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

    Jan 15, 2017 | The Progress

    ... call "snow" that keeps stacking up outside. There's no word for it in Tigrinya, the primary language of their native Eritrea. "We are dressing like what the winter season demands," Adhanom said. "We have been given full orientation, how we have to ...


  11. Victoria's Secret Model Grace Mahary Is Determined To Light Homes in Africa...One House At A TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Essence Magazine

    ... to bring uninterrupted clean energy to impoverished communities around the world. But first, she will start in Eritrea, home to Grace's own family and a place, she says, is in desperate need of sustainable clean energy after relying heavily on ...


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

    Jan 23, 2017 |

    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.


  13. 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.


  14. 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.


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

    Jan 16, 2017 | KMUW-FM Wichita

    ... music releases with the return of King Sunny Ade, a classic album from Afrobeat legend Tony Allen, rare music from Eritrea's Asmara All Stars, the father of Ethiojazz Mulatu Astatke, Bobby McFerrin's gigantic Vocabularies project and more. ...


  16. 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.


  17. One killed, scores injured in Ethiopia's grenade attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    ... police official told the state affiliated Fana Broadcasting Corporate. Ethiopia repeatedly accused arc-rival Eritrea of deploying terrorists to destabilise nation, an allegation the tiny red sea nation denies. Eritrea gained independence from ...


  18. 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.


  19. An alliance that cana t lastRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    ... group called OLF, which is a sinister organization that has been profiting in the name of Oromia people and have the Eritrea government as its chief sponsor. The group is also a collection of terrorists that believes and works day and night to take ...


  20. Eritrea denies leasing port Assab to UAERead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    Eritrea has dismissed reports alleging that the Red Sea nation has leased the port town of Assab to the United Arab Emirates. Recently the Beirut based Arabic TV channel, Al-mayadeen reported that UAE has acquired a 30-year lease for military base in the port of Assab.