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News Eritrea » Sports: 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

Eritrea's first Winter Olympian competed this week with his ... His interest in promoting winter sports for young Eritreans started in 2011 when he had the chance to compete under his second nationality for the Youth Olympic Games. He tried for the 2014 ...

News Eritrea » Sports: Eritrean national cycling team gets rapturous reception after Africa triumph

News channel or source: https://en.as.com/en/2018/02/22/other_sports/1519328857_429887.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

At the official reception, President Afwerki congratulated the cyclists and their coaches, and mentioned that there is a huge potential for sports in the Northeast African country.

News Eritrea » Sports: UNESCO workshop on safeguarding intangible cultural heritage opens in Eritrea

News channel or source: http://www.unesco.org/new/en/nairobi/about-this-office/single-view/news/unesco_workshop_on_safeguarding_intangible_cultural_heritage/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

UNESCO joined the Commission of Culture and Sports of Eritrea and high-level government officials and community representatives to open a two-week workshop as part of the UNESCO project: "Strengthening the capacities of Eritrea for implementing the ...

News Eritrea » Sports: African asylum seekers facing expulsion have embraced Israel

News channel or source: https://www.goskagit.com/news/world/african-asylum-seekers-facing-expulsion-have-embraced-israel/article_47a22ae6-725b-55bf-ac81-44e5bc83b26e.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

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News Eritrea » Sports: 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 ... spark interest in countries that have little to no winter sports heritage. But rest assured: Puerto Ricans will never ...

News Eritrea » Sports: Black athletes are challenging what a Winter Olympian looks like

News channel or source: https://www.vox.com/identities/2018/2/14/17011984/olympics-2018-black-athletes-historic
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Black athletes have become reliable medal contenders in various sports, like track and field and basketball ... its worth noting that athletes like alpine skier Shannon-Obgnai Abeda of Eritrea will be the very first to represent their countries at the ...

News Eritrea » Sports: Winter Olympics cheat sheet: Dates, TV, streaming schedule, USA medal count, events

News channel or source: https://www.cbssports.com/olympics/news/winter-olympics-cheat-sheet-dates-tv-streaming-schedule-usa-medal-count-events/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Six different nations -- Ecuador, Eritrea, Kosovo, Malaysia ... Here's the complete list of sports at the 2018 Winter Games:

News Eritrea » Sports: Best athletes should be at Olympics

News channel or source: http://www.nwaonline.com/news/2018/feb/21/best-athletes-should-be-at-olympics-201/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The same can be said for all those skiers representing snow-challenged countries such as the Philippines, Eritrea and Mexico ... spark interest in countries that have little to no winter sports heritage. If you had actually looked past shirtless, oiled ...

News Eritrea » Sports: 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

The Netherlands has expelled Tekeste Ghebremedhin Zemuy, Eritrea’s top diplomat, and declared him persona non grata, because the Eritrean embassy uses coercive methods to collect a “diaspora tax” from Eritreans. Eritrea is considered is one of the ...

News Eritrea » Sports: Africans in the Winter Olympics

News channel or source: https://www.africa.com/africans-in-the-winter-olympics/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

More African countries are competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics than ever before, with Nigeria and Eritrea making their debuts. African athletes are competing in bobsled, skiing, and varied disciplines across all sports. See schedule here.