Eritrea: Migration and Right of Asylum, Interview with Ambassador Fesshazion Petros

By Marilena Dolce | for EritreaLive The Italian TV show Porta a Porta had a record high audience on 8th September for the presence in the tv studio of the Casamonica heirs, daughter and grandson [of Vittorio Casamonica], who explained the virtues of their deceased relative and its much criticised funeral. The second half of […]

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Italy Cooperates with Eritrea on Immigrants

By Askanews, Italy should commit to a relationship of constructive partnership with Eritrea, based on “development aid and investments” to try to resolve the issue at the root of the migratory flows that are coming from the Horn of Africa country. Bronwyn Bruton, Vice President of the African Center of the American think tank Atlantic Council, […]

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Richiesta al Governo Italiano a revocare le ingiuste sanzioni all’Eritrea

By Comunità Eritrea in Italia, La COM.ER.IT (Comunità Eritrea in Italia) invita il Governo Italiano ad impegnarsi perché vengano revocate le due risoluzioni del Consiglio di Sicurezza delle Nazioni Unite 1907 (2009) e 2023 (2011) imposte per sanzionare l’Eritrea e il suo popolo sulla base di accuse fabbricate ed orchestrate dal suo principale nemico: l’Etiopia. […]

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EU – Africa Conference on Khartoum Process Launched

By CapitalEritrea, THE EU – Horn of Africa Migration Route Initiative (Khartoum Process) was launched on Friday under Italy’s EU Council Presidency at a ministerial conference in Rome. Participating countries included the EU’s 28 Member States, Libya, Egypt Sudan, South Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, Kenya and Tunisia. Since Italy assumed the EU Council Presidency […]

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Eritrea Appoints New Ambassador to Italy

By Shabait, AMBASSADOR Fisehatsion Petros, who has been appointed as Eritrea’s new envoy to Italy, presented his letter of credentials to President Giorgio Napolitano. During the presentation ceremony, the  Ambassador conveyed President Isaias’ message of greetings and goodwill to the Italian leader, and stated that the existing historic relations between Eritrea and Italy provides solid […]

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Reaching out to Eritrea: Italy Seeks to Encourage End to Isolation

By The Vatican Radio, AFTER the tragedy of the boat that sank off Italy’s Southern Island of Lampedusa, came first the appeal of the Holy Father, Pope Francis, for a global response. Then recently, the Catholic Bishops in Eritrea issued a pastoral letter calling on Eritreans to do some soul searching. Now Italy is reaching out […]

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It ‘s Time to Start Over New Relationship with Eritrea: Italy

By Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Italy), “It ‘s time to start over” is what deputy Minister Lapo Pistelli said during his visit to Asmara, the first travel by a politician from the government of President of the Republic Oscar Luigi Scalfaro to Eritrea since 1997. “I have come here to witness the desire to boost bilateral relations […]

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