Is Ethiopia Violating UN Sanctions against North Korea

By Andrea Berger, SINCE the 1970s, Ethiopia has been in the company of North Korea’s most loyal military customers. Amongst other things, Pyongyang has been a source of munitions, armored personnel carriers, tanks and tank parts, artillery and rocket fuel. In addition to these forms of assistance, North Korea has helped Ethiopia construct, operate and […]

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OEA Calls on President Obama to Lift 5-year old Unjust Sanctions

By Organization of Eritrean Americans (OEA), ON DECEMBER 23, 2009, Christmas Eve, the UN, led by Washington, adopted Resolution 1907 (2009), imposing sanctions on Eritrea based on groundless charges orchestrated by Eritrea’s traditional enemies, especially Ethiopia. This was a continuation of a history of UN betrayal of Eritrea and the Eritrean people. The Organization of […]

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UN Chief Names New Somalia – Eritrea Monitors

By Sam B., The UN Secretary General recently appointed a new “finance expert” to replace the previous one, Dinesh Mahtani. Mahtani resigned in disgrace from the UN’s Somalia Eritrea Monitoring Group (SEMG), after it was revealed, by the investigative journalism of Inner City Press, that Mahtani was advocating for regime change in Eritrea in his capacity […]

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UN Criticizes U.S. for Violating Torture Treaty

By The Associated Press, A U.N. panel has concluded that the United States falls short of full compliance with an international anti-torture treaty. The report by the U.N. Committee Against Torture cites police brutality, military interrogations, maximum security prisons, illegal migrants and solitary confinement among areas of concern.

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UN High Level Development Group Mission Visits Eritrea

By UN Eritrea, A UNITED Nations Development Group (UNDG) delegation has reaffirmed the UN’s commitment and support to national development endeavors in Eritrea. The delegation was led by UNICEF’s Regional Director for Eastern and Southern Africa, Ms Gharagozloo-Pakkala. “The UN continues its commitment to partnerships and cooperation,” said Ms Gharagozloo-Pakkala.  “We remain results focused and […]

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Eritrea Participated in the Launching of the New Horn of Africa Initiative

By Eritrea Mission to the AU, THE new Horn of Africa Initiative led by the World Bank was launched on 27 October 2014 at the Headquarters of the UN Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa. The initiative aims to address some of the key drivers of instability in the Horn of Africa (HoA) and […]

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Eritrea Welcomes New Development Initiative for the Horn of Africa

By TesfaNews, ERITREA throws its political support behind the US$8 billion major new development initiative that aimed to reduce poverty, boost economic growth and promote business activity across the Horn of Africa. The initiative was launched last week during a historic trip to the region by leaders of the global and regional institutions. UN Secretary-General Ban […]

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