Q&A // Italian Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs Emanuela Del Re

BY BILLION TEMESGHEN | ERITREA PROFILE After the recent visit to of Italian Prime Minister Conte to Eritrea, Italian Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, Emanuela Del Re, arrived in Asmara this week leading a large delegation that included several entrepreneurs. On Wednesday morning, she met and held extensive talks with President Isaias Afwerki.

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‘President Isaias, PM Conte Meeting is of Great Significance to Eritrea and Italy’: Advisor

BY BILLION TEMESGHEN | ERITREA PROFILE Eritrea and Italy share a long history that dates back over a century. Recently, the Italian Prime Minister, Giuseppe Conte, paid a one day visit to Eritrea upon the invitation of Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki. On the occasion, Eritrea’s Presidential Advisor, Yemane Ghebreab, gave a media briefing about the […]

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Italian Athletics Federation Signs Agreement for Training in Eritrea

The always favorable Asmara climate could help the team in the preparation for Tokyo 2020 BY CORRIERE DELLA SERA * An important agreement was signed on Monday between the Italian Athletics Federation (FIDAL) and the Eritrean Government in key Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. A series of training exchanges and training camps are planned aimed not […]

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The Eritrean Cultural Heritage: Facts and Projects

Italian and Eritrean scholars held academic meeting to exchange experiences, share research findings, and refine research projects about the preservation of Eritrean cultural heritage BY DR. SALEH MOHAMUD IDRIS | SHABAIT From 12 to 13 December 2017, the University of Naples “L’Orientale” in Italy organized a two-day workshop that brought Eritrean and Italian scholars together […]

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The Eritrean Community in Italy on the Situation at Piazza Indipendenza

BY THE ERITREAN COMMUNITY IN ITALY The Eritrean Community in Italy is following with great concern the situation of African refugees in Piazza Indipendenza in Rome. The Curtatone building was home to Eritrean, Ethiopian and Somali citizens, including many mothers with children whom Italian authorities and institutions should protect by providing them with adequate accommodation.

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President Isaias Receives Credentials of Six Ambassadors

They are Ambassadors from (L-R) the UK, Qatar, Yemen, Italy, Israel, and France. By Shabait, President Isaias Afwerki today received the credentials of six Ambassadors. The Ambassadors were Ian Richards of the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland, Jabir Ali Salim Al-azba of the State of Qatar, Abdalla Ali Muqbil Al-Seri of the Republic of Yemen, […]

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