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  1. Review: 'Eritrea at a Crossroads: a narrative of triumph, betrayal and hope'Read the original story

    Yesterday | In-depth Africa

    Reviewed by Martin Plaut - Eritrea is at peace, yet its people are flooding across its borders. As many are being caught reaching the shores of Europe as come from Syria, escaping from that nation's civil war.

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  2. Eritrea: Eritrea's Narrative of 'Triumph, Betrayal and Hope'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Eritrea is at peace, yet its people are flooding across its borders. As many are being caught reaching the shores of Europe as come from Syria, escaping from that nation's civil war.

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  3. Qatar Airways to launch Frankfurt as first A350 routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AME Info

    ... 146 destinations, launching new services to Djibouti, in the Republic of Djibouti, on October 26 and Asmara, in Eritrea on December 4. Qatar Airways presently flies to 144 key business and leisure destinations across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, ...

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  4. Sudan's electoral body rejects all appeals on delineation of geographical constituenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's National Election Commission has rejected all appeals on the delineation of geographical constituencies, saying it will continue to receive appeals until 25 October. Sudanese voters check their names on lists posted outside a polling stations in the country's first multi-party elections in decades in Khartoum on 11 April 2010 The NEC has embarked on procedures to hold the parliamentary and presidential elections next April despite of the opposition call to postpone the election until forming a national government.

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  5. Ethiopian PM defends policies, slams ICCRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Newstime Africa

    ... production factories would be built this year. "There are anti-peace elements recruited by the Asmara government [in Eritrea] to implement its destructive plan. Some of them are hiding in the opposition camp, while others are caught serving such a ... 2 comments

  6. Jones Attuquayefio Turns 70 TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Ghanamma.com

    ... Secondary School and continued at Salem Secondary School. Nicknamed: Paa Asmara(Asmara is now the capital city of Eritrea, but in 1968 when Ethiopia hosted the AFCON 1968, Asmara was part of Ethiopia and the AFCON was staged in two major cities, ...

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  7. Eritrea: Waiting for Godot, or Waiting for GodRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | In-depth Africa

    ... maybe familiar in that since 1980 the opposition the same two people have been haunting the lost opportunities in Eritrea. They had grown up when communism was the thing with Lenin's book "What is to be done?" translated into both Tigrinya and ...

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  8. Sunridge Announces the Formation of the ...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Financial Mirror

    Sunridge Gold Corp. is pleased to announce that the Asmara Mining Share Company has recently been formed in Eritrea. AMSC is the operating entity which will own and operate the Asmara copper-zinc-gold mine in Eritrea.

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  9. Sunridge Gold Forms JV Company For Asmara ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Seeking Alpha

    ... the Asmara project does not appear as profitable as Nevsun 's (NYSEMKT: NSU ) Bisha mine which is also located in Eritrea. Sunridge Gold have designed an attractive 3-stage development plan which will help to minimize capex requirements, but also ...

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  10. Sunridge Announces the Formation of the Asmara Mining Share CompanyRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Business Wire

    Sunridge Gold Corp. is pleased to announce that the Asmara Mining Share Company has recently been formed in Eritrea. AMSC is the operating entity which will own and operate the Asmara copper-zinc-gold mine in Eritrea.

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  11. Eritres: Resuscitate Stillborn FetusRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | In-depth Africa

    It is evident that in post independence Eritrea people were less united but divided along ethnic, religious and regional lines to overlook the primary task of building a nation based on justice and fairness, hence for the 'hade libi hade hzbi ' mantra touted by the ruling group. It is unfortunate that this hollow slogan seems to resonate on many including vocal anti-tyranny persons and groups because it reinforces the Eritreanism that the majority hankers.

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  12. SRF rebels say resolved to unify Sudanese opposition forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | In-depth Africa

    The rebel umbrella of the Sudan Revolutionary Forces said it seeks to unify opposition forces in a broad strategic coalition including the alliance of the National Consensus Forces and other political forces to overthrow the regime and prevent holding of the 2015 general election. The SRF leadership council in a meeting held in Paris from 20 to 25 July 2014 and chaired chaired by its leader Malik Agar The SRF led by Malik Agar is a coalition between the rebel groups in Darfur, South Kordofan and Blue Nile while the NCF which chaired by Farouk Abu Issa is an internal opposition alliance gathering mainly center-left, and leftist parties.

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  13. Buzzing at giant EU orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Market Rasen Mail

    Pictured loading the large order of beehives for Eritrea from Thorne`s factory at Rand last week are forklift driver Andy Frankish, Joe Petrovic in container and Mark Buttery with documents. EMN-140926-112559001 The Rand based firm has sent more than 1,500 Langstroth hives in kit form plus honey extractors, strainers, smokers and other beekeepers tools to The State of Eritrea, on the Red Sea, as part of an EU food project.

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  14. Eritrea: 5th Eritrean Mining Conference OpensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | AllAfrica.com

    ... social service-rendering institutions took part, Gen. Sebhat Ephrem, Minister of Energy and Mines, pointed out that Eritrea possesses rich mineral resources and that the undertaking of research activities towards harnessing the available resources ...

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  15. EritreaRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | State Department

    Eritrea is a poor East African country, the capital of which is Asmara. Eritrea became an independent country on May 24, 1993, following a 30-year struggle for independence from Ethiopia that culminated in an overwhelming referendum vote for separation.

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  16. Eritrea: UN expert to investigate pervasive rights abuses as part of - historic' inquiryRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | United Nations

    "The creation of my Special Rapporteur's mandate has increased international awareness about the large-scale violations of human rights in Eritrea," said Sheila B. Keetharuth, adding that "concrete steps are urgently needed to address such violations." Her comments followed a five-day mission to Italy, where she visited Eritrean refugees and migrants and collected their first-hand accounts.

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  17. Letter from Africa: Emptying EritreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | BBC News

    ... no opposition . The Eritrean parliament has not met since 2002. As for elections, they have not happened since Eritrea broke away from Ethiopia voting for independence in 1993. The young men and women who survive trekking across the desert and make ... 1 comment

  18. EU expresses concerns over human rights situation in Eritrea - Thursday, 25 September 2014 10:45Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Walta Information Centre

    The EU expressed concern over continued human rights violations in Eritrea in a statement issued on Friday last week, especially arbitrary detentions and lack of religious freedom and freedom of expression. The statement said "We remain deeply concerned that the State of Eritrea continues to violate its international and domestic obligations regarding human rights."

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  19. Eritrea: EU Expresses Concerns Over Human Rights Situation in EritreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | AllAfrica.com

    The EU expressed concern over continued human rights violations in Eritrea in a statement issued on Friday last week , especially arbitrary detentions and lack of religious freedom and freedom of expression. The statement said "We remain deeply concerned that the State of Eritrea continues to violate its international and domestic obligations regarding human rights."

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  20. Sudan's SRF to hold all-inclusive opposition conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | Sudan Tribune

    The rebel alliance of Sudan Revolutionary Front has revealed plans to hold an all-parties conference for the opposition forces in order to combine visions on Sudan's future and adopt a unified political program prior to the convening of national dialogue. The speaker of the South African national assembly, Baleka Mbete , pictured with Malik Agar and Yasir Arman after a meeting on 22 September 2014 The SRF's secretary of external affairs, Yasir Arman, told Sudan Tribune from South Africa on Tuesday that they are conducting extensive contacts to hold an all-parties conference for opposition forces, similar to that one which took place in the Eritrean capital of Asmara in June 1995.

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