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News Eritrea » Social: ‘They force you to deport yourself’: Eritrean migrant recounts Israel offering him $3,500 to go, or jail

News channel or source: https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/02/22/world/social-issues-world/force-deport-eritrean-migrant-recounts-israel-offering-3500-go-jail/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

KAMPALA – Inside the immigration office in Tel Aviv, Yohannes Tesfagabr considered his options. He could not dare return to his native Eritrea, a country he risked his life to flee in 2010. He also hoped to avoid the fate of compatriots who languished in ...

News Eritrea » Social: World View: Netherlands Expels Eritrean Diplomat over Coercive ‘Diaspora Tax’ Collections

News channel or source: http://www.breitbart.com/national-security/2018/02/15/15-feb-18-world-view-netherlands-expels-eritrean-diplomat-over-coercive-diaspora-tax-collections/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

It has also resulted in refusing food vouchers for family members back home, limiting them from accessing remittances, besides social exclusion and vilification. In December 2011, UN Security Council resolution 2023 called on Eritrea to “cease using ...

News Eritrea » Social: 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

Of physicians, of social workers, of artists ... Meanwhile, a recent Israeli court ruling in favor of an Eritrean draft dodger's asylum plea could set a precedent for others who've escaped Eritrea's military service and are seeking asylum in Israel.

News Eritrea » Social: Refugees find work in Germany via Munich startup Social-Bee

News channel or source: http://www.dw.com/en/refugees-find-work-in-germany-via-munich-startup-social-bee/a-42537591
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

"Social-Bee has given me a chance," Sutanzadeh said ... "I survived with 85 people in a small dinghy," says a promotional poster featuring Zeray from Eritrea. "I'm a team player." This directly targets prevalent prejudices in many Germany human resources ...

News Eritrea » Social: 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

Inside Israel, the authorities do not refer the status they grant Eritrean and Sudanese “Temporary protection” and insist on “refraining from removal”. That is exactly what it is: Life without any rights – no work permit, no social rights ...

News Eritrea » Social: Activists paper Tel Aviv's streets with photos of African migrants marked for deportation

News channel or source: https://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-5129265,00.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Ahead of rally to be held Saturday evening, activists put up across Tel Aviv hundreds of photos of Eritrean, Sudanese migrants marked ... author Sami Shalom Chetrit, social activist Shula Mula and other public figures are expected to speak.

News Eritrea » Social: Sorry Elizabeth Swaney, Olympics should be reserved for the best athletes

News channel or source: http://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/international/ct-spt-fake-olympians-elizabeth-swaney-20180220-story.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The same can be said for all those skiers representing snow-challenged countries such as the Philippines, Eritrea and Pakistan ... Her performance sparked much-deserved outrage and derision on social media. “It's not some adult Disney world where ...

News Eritrea » Social: Happy Days: A Tightly Curated Prospect.4 Offers a Welcome Dose of Optimism

News channel or source: http://www.artnews.com/2018/02/23/happy-days-tightly-curated-prospect-4-offers-welcome-dose-optimism/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Petros, born in Eritrea and raised in Canada ... and the photos of people gleefully doing so posted to social media made matters worse. Organizing a citywide festival of this scale is no easy task, and Prospect operates with a relatively small staff ...

News Eritrea » Social: East Africa: A View Into the Eritrean Regime

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201705130111.html
Publication date: Friday 12 May 2017

An exact definition that fits the behaviour and structure of a 'state' is not be found in Eritrea. After coming to power, the regime conducted complete social engineering like that of Chinese Cultural Revolution to create manageable society. Eritreans were ...

News Eritrea » Social: From Eritrean child soldier to Swedish parliamentarian

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2015/05/eritrea-child-soldier-sweden-ethiopia-refugee-150526104230698.html
Publication date: uesday 26 May 2015

The organisation works with boys and girls whose lives are affected by honour-related social and familial structures to challenge perceptions of women. Here I was, an African from Eritrea, and I joined the highest authority in Sweden, the parliament.