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News Eritrea » Religion: The deportation of Eritreans is not in Israel’s national interest

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Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

For nearly 3,000 years, the nation-state of Eritrea and the nation of Tigray has been the heart, the soul and the foundation of the Ge’ez people, Ge’ez culture and “Orit” – Torah religion. The Orit religion is a version of Judaism that has been ...

News Eritrea » Religion: Circumcision re-enters genital-mutilation debate

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Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

My point here is that religion and culture are constantly tripping over each ... Somalia (98 percent), Guinea (96), Djibouti (93), Egypt (91), Eritrea and Mali (89), and Sierra Leone and Sudan (88). So, we have arrived at this point in history where ...

News Eritrea » Religion: Israel’s treatment of Eritrean and Sudanese migrants is shameful

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Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Over the last decade, about 60,000 migrants have crossed the border between Egypt and Israel, coming mostly from Eritrea and Sudan ... as a nation embodying a religion deeply marked by the experience of being a vulnerable stranger. Israel must do more ...

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

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Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

20,000 Sudanese and Eritrean migrants that entered Israel illegally have ... The life and freedom of the individual are not at risk in the third countries based on race, religion, nationality or membership in a particular social or political group; Life ...

News Eritrea » Religion: Ethiopia: Eritrean Refugees Protest Political Repression, Religious Persecution

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Publication date: Wednesday 15 November 2017

Exiled Eritrean political communities and refugees living in Ethiopia staged a rally to protest the harsh political repression and religious persecution in their homeland. During the rally staged near the African Union Headquarters, the demonstrators ...

News Eritrea » Religion: Obscuring the Expulsion

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Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Service in this army is known internationally to constitute slavery (which includes imprisonment without trial, torture and religious persecution). The tribunal recognized that deserting Eritrea’s army can at times amount to resisting the regime ...

News Eritrea » Religion: Female Genital Mutilation: Stakeholders Advocate Improved Policy, Sensitization

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Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

In Africa, FGM is practiced among certain communities in 29 countries namely Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Cote d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea ... from culture, religion to superstition.

News Eritrea » Religion: Former justice slams government treatment of African migrants

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Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Most are from Eritrea and Sudan. Israel plans to start by tackling the ... but their presence has caused friction with some Israelis. Religious and conservative leaders, including Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, have presented Muslim and Christian ...

News Eritrea » Religion: Restoring religious freedom in the 'North Korea of Africa'

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Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

The head of the Eritrean Orthodox Church, however, will celebrate this holiday as he has for the past 10 years - under house arrest. (Reinhard Dietrich/Wikimedia Commons) Torture. Arbitrary arrests and detention without charges. A ban on public religious ...