A Blurred Message that Blends Humanitarianism with Politics

By Amanuel Zekarias, Concerning the world governments and humanitarian agencies response to drought in Ethiopia; UN Secretary General Antenio Guterres and UN aid chief Stephen O’Brien in January 29 of 2017 whispered that the international community must ensure ‘total solidarity’ with Ethiopia government as not only a matter of generosity but also of justice and […]

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Swiss Court Tightens Asylum Criteria for Eritreans

The court said the open-door policy was unjustified. By AFP, A Swiss court has slammed shut the Alpine country’s open-door policy toward Eritreans which had automatically granted them refugee status. In announcing its decision Thursday, the court said the lax policy was unjustified. It had also been criticised by several Swiss politicians who claimed it […]

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German Development Minister Meets President Isaias

By Shabait, President Isaias Afwerki received today at State House a senior German delegation led by Dr. Gerd Müller, the Federal Minister of Economic Cooperation and Development of Germany. Both sides discussed in depth the prospects of resuming bilateral ties of cooperation between the two countries. President Isaias explained in greater detail the policies and programmes […]

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German Development Minister Visiting Eritrea

By TesfaNews, German Development Minister Gerd Müller (CSU) has started his three-day official visits to Egypt and Eritrea. According to a German public broadcasting radio station, Deutschlandfunk, Mr. Müller will first travel to Egypt and will held talks with President Al-Sisi, among other things, about the refugee crisis in Europe and Egypt’s role in curtailing the […]

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The Misplacing of Eritrean Refugees Status on the Political System of a Sovereign Asmara

By Beaton Galafa, I have heard stories too good for Eritrea. I was once told by a friend that this demonized country is not as exactly as what we are told out here. At first, I never gave it a serious thought. Then, after recalling my ears’ and eyes’ loyal service to the only news […]

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Europe Can’t Take Any More Refugees: French Prime Minister

By Russia Today, Battling terrorism in Europe and curbing the refugees flow from the wider Middle East have become intertwined in EU politics, with the French prime minister causing quite a stir on Tuesday after calling for the cessation of Europe’s migrant influx. “We cannot take any more refugees in Europe. That’s impossible,” Manuel Valls […]

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