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News Eritrea » People: Eritrean athlete from Alberta 'really happy' to be an Olympian

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/msn/eritrean-athlete-from-alberta-really-happy-to-be-an-olympian/ar-BBJv6nk
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

"When I raised that flag for him, it was a very emotional time for him." The country, which is home to about five million people, spent almost 30 years torn in the Eritrean War for Independence. The country gained internationally recognized independence in ...

News Eritrea » People: He Came To Israel Fleeing Oppression — Will He Be Deported?

News channel or source: https://forward.com/news/national/395029/he-came-to-israel-fleeing-oppression-will-he-be-deported/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Of those 37,000, 92% are Eritrean and Sudanese. Since then they have worked in menial jobs that most Israelis don’t want: washing dishes, cooking in restaurants, cleaning and maintenance at hotels. The Israeli government contends these people are job ...

News Eritrea » People: Eritrean finds home in Italy after trauma in Libya

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/italy/eritrean-finds-home-italy-after-trauma-libya
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

ROME, Italy – Asmorom was just 18 when he fled Eritrea in 2007. It would take three years and many violent beatings by people smugglers for him to find a safe place to call home in Israel – only for his world to come crashing down once more.

News Eritrea » People: Israel Gives African Asylum-Seekers A Choice: Deportation Or Jail

News channel or source: http://wuwm.com/post/israel-gives-some-asylum-seekers-choice-deportation-or-jail
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

DANIEL ESTRIN, BYLINE: So we're here in a parking lot. People from Eritrea and Sudan showed up very early in the morning. A couple guys in line said they got here by 4:00 in the morning. And, one by one, some people are coming out with papers they got from ...

News Eritrea » People: Eritrea marks 28th anniversary of defeating Ethiopia in key liberation battle

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/02/12/eritrea-marks-28th-anniversary-of-defeating-ethiopia-in-key-liberation-battle/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

The offensive was conducted by both land and sea units of the Eritrean People’s Liberation Front (EPLF) against the Ethiopian Army.

News Eritrea » People: Court’s Eritrean military ruling may be ‘game changer’ for asylum seekers

News channel or source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Courts-Eritrean-military-ruling-may-be-game-changer-for-asylum-seekers-542803
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Noting that Eritrean army deserters make up over half of the 28,000 ... So, I think it shows that Israel’s intent was to deport as many people as possible.” In Canada, the US and EU nearly 90% of Eritreans qualify for asylum, while in Israel the ...

News Eritrea » People: The World Inside Petrova Elementary School

News channel or source: http://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.com/news/local-news/2018/02/the-world-inside-petrova-elementary-school/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Perhaps 200 people toured the Petrova Elementary School gymnasium on ... There were two posters from the African countries of Eritrea and the Gambia, and the tribal peoples of North America were represented by the Mohawk and the Blackfeet.

News Eritrea » People: Fashion twinspiration

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/video/fashion-twinspiration/vi-BBJuSb6
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Twin models Heroda and Hermon Berhane from Eritrea are on a mission to break barriers that are stopping people with disabilities getting into the fashion industry. They moved to the UK as children with dreams of being models but were repeatedly rejected by ...

News Eritrea » People: African asylum seekers embrace Israel

News channel or source: http://www.nwaonline.com/news/2018/feb/23/african-asylum-seekers-embrace-israel-2/?news-world
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Otherwise, they face open-ended incarceration. Seven people from Eritrea were jailed this week, Israeli Interior Ministry spokesman Sabine Haddad said Thursday. Israel considers the vast majority of the nearly 40,000 migrants to be job seekers and says it ...

News Eritrea » People: Hot Line for Eritrean and Sudanese Refugees Responds to Israeli Prime Minisiter’s Office

News channel or source: http://jewishjournal.com/blogs/230689/hot-line-eritream-sudanese-refugees-responds-israeli-prime-minsiters-officer/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Since 1970, despite its small size, Israel has saved non-Jewish people in distress and those seeking refuge from countries such as Lebanon, Egypt, Iran, Vietnam, Bosnia, Kosovo, Eritrea and Sudan. Israel has granted refugee status to only 11 people from ...