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Eritrea , Wednesday 20 September 2017

News Eritrea: BBC launches services for Ethiopia and Eritrea

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-41270170
Publication date: onday 18 September 2017

These are external links and will open in a new window The BBC World Service has launched three websites for Ethiopia and neighbouring Eritrea as part of its biggest expansion since the 1940s. The sites would be a "source of truth" in a region with limited ...

News Eritrea: Strangers in a Strange Land - The Jerusalem Post mobile website (blog)

News channel or source: http://www.jpost.com/Blogs/The-Other-Side/Strangers-in-a-Strange-Land1-505531
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

The Jerusalem Post mobile website (blog)Strangers in a Strange LandThe Jerusalem Post mobile website (blog)Such a large group of people, (who are mostly from South Sudan and Eritrea), with a different cultural background, different eating habits, different social norms and a different look, is bound to cause stress in the neighborhoods and add to that their ...and more »

News Eritrea: U.S. Sanctions Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea, Sierra Leone for Failing to Take Back Deported Nationals

News channel or source: http://www.breitbart.com/national-security/2017/09/15/u-s-sanctions-cambodia-eritrea-guinea-sierra-leone-failing-take-back-deported-nationals/
Publication date: Friday 15 September 2017

U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration has slapped sanctions on Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea, and Sierra Leone for “lack of cooperation” in accepting their citizens who face deportation from the United States, including many who have committed ...

News Eritrea: Merkel ally faces battle with far right after taking in refugees - The Times

News channel or source: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/merkel-ally-faces-battle-with-far-right-after-taking-refugees-into-his-home-k27552wm0
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

The TimesMerkel ally faces battle with far right after taking in refugeesThe TimesAn MP from Angela Merkel's party who took two refugees into his home is fighting to keep his seat after becoming a target for the leading candidate of Germany's anti-immigrant party. Martin Patzelt, 70, opened his home to two young men from Eritrea in ...and more »

News Eritrea: Eritrea and Guinea slapped with new U.S. visa restriction regime

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2017/09/13/eritrea-and-guniea-slapped-with-new-us-visa-restriction-regime/
Publication date: hursday 14 September 2017

The United States has officially issued new visa restrictions on two African countries – Eritrea and Guinea. The respective embassies in Asmara and Conakry confirmed the order. They added that the directive took effect on Wednesday September 13.

News Eritrea: 4 Ethiopians charged with terror offenses - News Ghana

News channel or source: https://www.newsghana.com.gh/4-ethiopians-charged-with-terror-offenses/
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

4 Ethiopians charged with terror offensesNews GhanaThe Ethiopian Federal High Court held preliminary hearings on Tuesday on four individuals accused of conspiring to commit terror acts. The accused are charged with forming relations with an Eritrean-based rebel group to coordinate attacks on ...

News Eritrea: Eritrea: Around 1.3 Million Tree-Seedlings Planted

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201709180620.html
Publication date: onday 18 September 2017

Asmara — Around 1.3 million tree-seedlings have been planted in the Southern region this year alone, according to Mr. Ghebremichael Berhe Head of Wildlife and Forestry Authority in the region. In an interview he conducted with ERINA, Mr. Ghebremichael ...

News Eritrea: 5712 asylum seekers crossed Canada-US border in August - MetroNews Canada

News channel or source: http://www.metronews.ca/news/canada/2017/09/19/5712-asylum-seekers-crossed-canada-us-border-in-august.html
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

MetroNews Canada5712 asylum seekers crossed Canada-US border in AugustMetroNews CanadaAn asylum seeker, claiming to be from Eritrea, is questioned by an RCMP officer. THE CANADIAN PRESS. An asylum seeker, claiming to be from Eritrea, is questioned by an RCMP officer as he crosses the border into Canada from the United States.and more »

News Eritrea: US Issues Visa Restrictions to Eritrea, Guinea

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/us-visa-restrictions-for-eritrea-guinea-over-deportations/4025925.html
Publication date: uesday 12 September 2017

The United States will stop issuing certain visas to Eritrean nationals and Guinean officials as of Wednesday, the embassies in those countries announced Tuesday. The new restrictions are aimed at four Asian and African nations that have refused to take ...

News Eritrea: Delightfully Nuanced Threats as State Dept. Seeks to Expand Deportations - Immigration Blog (blog)

News channel or source: https://cis.org/North/Delightfully-Nuanced-Threats-State-Dept-Seeks-Expand-Deportations
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Immigration Blog (blog)Delightfully Nuanced Threats as State Dept. Seeks to Expand DeportationsImmigration Blog (blog)Meanwhile, we cannot gain leverage by saying to the other government, OK we will not accept our citizens when you want to deport them, because Eritrea, for example, rarely has cause to deport an American. Further, as I learned from my colleague ...

News Eritrea: US to stop issuing visas to citizens of Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea and Sierra Leone

News channel or source: https://eturbonews.com/164454/us-stop-issuing-visas-citizens-cambodia-eritrea-guinea-sierra-leone
Publication date: Wednesday 13 September 2017

The US State Department said it will stop issuing certain kinds of visas to citizens of Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea and Sierra Leone, because of their refusal to take back deported citizens. The new policy was laid out in State Department cables by Secretary ...

News Eritrea: Eritrea: European Monetary Assistance to Martyrs' Trust Fund - Geeska Afrika

News channel or source: http://www.geeskaafrika.com/27099/eritrea-european-monetary-assistance-martyrs-trust-fund/
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Geeska AfrikaEritrea: European Monetary Assistance to Martyrs' Trust FundGeeska AfrikaAsmara (HAN) September 19th, 2017 – Public Diplomacy & Regional Financial assistance Release. Eritreans residing in the USA, Canada, Netherland, Switzerland and Germany have donated over 586,000 Nakfa, $6,000 and around 4,000 Euros to augment ...

News Eritrea: US visa restrictions begin for Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea, Sierra Leone over refusing to take back deportees

News channel or source: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/A/AF_AFRICA_US_VISA_RESTRICTIONS?SITE=ILROR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT
Publication date: uesday 12 September 2017

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) -- The United States will stop issuing certain visas to Eritrean nationals and officials of Cambodia, Sierra Leone and Guinea as of Wednesday because they have refused to take back deported citizens, the State Department said ...

News Eritrea: My Passport: A passport that does not pass ports - Asmarino Independent

News channel or source: http://www.asmarino.com/articles/4943-my-passport-a-passport-that-does-not-pass-ports
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Asmarino IndependentMy Passport: A passport that does not pass portsAsmarino IndependentOver the past years, I have been mulling whether or not I should approach the Eritrean Embassy in regards to renewing my passport. In the light of the egregious human right violations committed by the regime, it runs counter to my conscience to lend it ...

News Eritrea: Ortac To Focus On African Assets While Slovakia And Eritrea Face Chop

News channel or source: http://www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/news/AN_1505132007503480500/ortac-to-focus-on-african-assets-while-slovakia-and-eritrea-face-chop.aspx
Publication date: onday 11 September 2017

LONDON (Alliance News) - Mining company Ortac Resources said on Monday that following the restructuring of its board, it will now focus exclusively on its African mining assets. In June Nick von Schirnding was appointed chairman and in July Brian McMaster ...

News Eritrea: Between a Rock and a Hard Place' - Haaretz

News channel or source: http://www.haaretz.com/opinion/editorial/1.813085
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

HaaretzBetween a Rock and a Hard Place'HaaretzIn two of his final rulings before retiring from the Supreme Court, Justice Elyakim Rubinstein upheld the government's policy of making it difficult to employ asylum seekers from Eritrea and Sudan (see Ilan Lior's story on Page 1). In one ruling he ...

News Eritrea: Ethiopia & Eritrea: What will it take to break the deadlock?

News channel or source: http://www.somalilandpress.com/ethiopia-eritrea-what-will-it-take-to-break-the-deadlock/
Publication date: Saturday 16 September 2017

The stalemate along the Ethiopian-Eritrean border benefits almost no-one. Two armies stare at each other across the 1,000 kilometre border – as they have done since June 2000, when the fighting ended. Every so often there is a flare-up. An Eritrean ...

News Eritrea: BBC World Service expands offerings for Horn of Africa - DigitalTVEurope.net

News channel or source: http://www.digitaltveurope.net/746462/bbc-world-service-expands-offerings-for-horn-of-africa/
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

BBC World Service expands offerings for Horn of AfricaDigitalTVEurope.netBBC World Service is expanding its offerings for the Horn of Africa with the launch of three new services targeting Ethiopia, Eritrea and the diaspora audience of both countries. In what it is billing as part of its biggest expansion since the 1940s ...

News Eritrea: UNHCR ‘deeply concerned’ over asylum-seekers deported from Sudan to Eritrea

News channel or source: https://www.dabangasudan.org/en/all-news/article/unhcr-deeply-concerned-over-asylum-seekers-deported-from-sudan-to-eritrea
Publication date: Wednesday 06 September 2017

The UN refugee agency (UNHCR) says that it is deeply concerned about reports of the deportation of some 30 young asylum-seekers from Sudan to Eritrea. In a written press statement to Radio Dabanga today, UNHCR Deputy Representative for Sudan, Elizabeth Tan ...

News Eritrea: Eritrean Christians raise concern over continued house arrest of church leader - The Christian Times

News channel or source: http://www.christiantimes.com/article/eritrean-christians-raise-concern-over-continued-house-arrest-of-church-leader/72872.htm
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

The Christian TimesEritrean Christians raise concern over continued house arrest of church leaderThe Christian TimesEritrean Christians have expressed concern regarding the current status of Patriarch Antonios of the Eritrean Orthodox Church who has been under house arrest since January 2007. The patriarch's reappearance in public at a church service on 16 July ...