Eritrean Man Shot by Israeli Guard, Savagely Beaten by Angry Mob

By TesfaNews, Gunman armed with a pistol and a knife stormed the Beersheba Central Bus Station on Sunday night, killing one IDF soldier, snatching his rifle and shooting and wounding at least 10 Israelis before being shot dead by police. During the attack, armed security personnel mistook an Eritrean migrant for a second terrorist and opened […]

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ተባዕታይ ደርሆ እንተነቀውሲ መሬት ብሳላኡ ትወግሕ ዘላ ይመስሎ

ብ ግዱሳት ተጸናጸንቲ እከይ ውዲታት: ካብቲ ኣብ ቀዳማይ ባቢሎን እትብል ዝጸሓፍናዮ ጽሑፍ ዝተወሰደ መእተዊ ጌርና ናብዚ ናይ ሎሚ ጽሑፍና ክንኣቱ እንከለና ካብ ባዶ ተበጊስና ኣይኮነን። መበገሲ መልእኽትና ከም`ቲ ኣብ ኣርእስትና ሂብናዮ ዘለና፡- “ተባዕታይ ደርሆ እንተነቀወሲ መሬት ብሳላኡ ትወግሕ ዘላ ይመስሎ”። ኤርትራ ከም ኩለን ሃገራት ዓለም ሉኡላውነታ ዘረጋገጸት ጥራይ ዘይኮነት፡ እታ እንኮ ኣብ ሕርያኣ ንጂኦ-ፖለቲካዊ ኩነታት […]

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Botswana Threatened to Deport Runaway Eritrean Soccer Players

By Reuters, Ten Eritrean soccer players seeking asylum in Botswana should be deported, Botswana’s security minister said on Thursday, a decision their lawyer said he would challenge in court. The Eritreans refused to board their plane home on Wednesday, the latest in a series of defections by athletes from a country under investigation by the […]

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Eritrean Identity “Most Sought After” Among African Refugees

Glen Ford, Executive Editor of The Black Agenda Report says there are various nationalities among the boatloads of migrants crossing the Mediterranean claiming to be Eritreans. Why? Because, by design, the U.S., UN, and EU put a premium on being Eritrean and started the automatic designation of Eritrean asylum seekers as political refugees. By Black […]

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Coalition of Eritrean-Canadian Communities Condemns UN Commission of Inquiry Report

By CECCO, AFTER reviewing the Report of the Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights (COI) established pursuant to Human Rights Council resolution 26/24, CECCO has a number of concerns regarding its methodology, findings and conclusions. CECCO believes that the lack of reliable and verifiable data in this report calls into question its portrayal of the […]

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Norway’s Jøran Kallemyr Satisfied with Eritrea Trip

By NRK, STATE Secretary in the Ministry of Justice Jøran Kallemyr returned to Norway on Saturday. NRK reports, the Secretary was very satisfied with his trip to Eritrea. Ministry of Justice has long worked to bring about a return agreement with Eritrea. Eritreans are by far the largest refugee group who have been granted asylum in […]

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Gunmen Kidnapped 14 Eritrean Asylum Seekers in Sudan

By Press TV, THE United Nations says unidentified gunmen have attacked a group of Eritrean asylum seekers in the eastern part of Sudan, kidnapping 14 of them. On Thursday, the spokesman for UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Nicolas Brass, said based on the information provided by Sudanese authorities, a lorry of the Sudanese Commission of […]

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