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  1. Sheri Lynn HowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Bangor Daily News

    Sheri Lynn Howard, age 46, died at her home March 21, 2015. Sheri was born July 1, 1968, in Asmara, Eritrea to Francis "Jim" and Margo Connor.

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  2. EU hopes to curb exodus from Eritrea through development aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | AlertNet

    ... By continuing to browse our site, you are giving your consent for us to set cookies. Telahun, a migrant from Eritrea, talks on the phone on the terrace of his home in Riace, Italy, November 21, 2013. REUTERS/Max Rossi ADDIS ABABA, March 24 (Reuters) ...

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  3. Ethiopian fighter jets hit Eritrean Bish mine a " Sudanese newspaper saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Tigrai Online

    Sudanese newspaper reports Ethiopian fighter jets attacked the Eritrean Bisha Gold mine . A Sudanese newspaper, Al-Sahafa on it's 21, 2015 print reported Ethiopian fighter jets bombarded the only profitable mining company in Eritrea.

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  4. Eritreans flee camps but find they're in psychological prisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Mail & Guardian

    Eritrea is one of the most repressive states in the world and the refugee camps offer little freedom or safety, but enslavement and abuse instead. Television journalist Temesghen Debesai had waited years for an opportunity to make his escape from Eritrea, so when the country's ministry of information sent him on a journalism training course in Bahrain he was delighted, but fearful too.

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  5. Eritrean Government and its Terrorism ActsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Walta Information Centre

    ... terrorist-in-chief to a point where it's black listed by world government. Shortly after proclaiming it has "freed Eritrea"; raving as a mad dog it crossed the red-sea to invade Yemeni's Hanish islands. Then its war-crazed attitude dragged the ...

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  6. Eritrea: UN-mandated inquiry finds - very clear patterns' of human rights abusesRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | United Nations

    Mike Smith, Chairperson, Commission of Inquiry on Eritrea, speaks to the press after presenting his report to the 28th Session at the Human Rights Council in Geneva. UN Photo/Jean-Marc FerrA 16 March 2015 – A four-month United Nations investigation into the human rights situation in Eritrea has found "very clear patterns" of violations and abuses, according to a report delivered today at the Human Rights Council in Geneva.

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  7. Eritrean rebels claim attacks government on facility in Asmara - Monday, 16 March 2015 14:48Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Walta Information Centre

    ... said necessary preparations were made "to shift its activities and place of operation to confront the regime inside Eritrea." The statement said the attacks never intended to target the "helpless" Eritrean army but the regime and anyone who supports ...

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  8. Eritrean rebels claim attacks government on facility in AsmaraRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... said necessary preparations were made "to shift its activities and place of operation to confront the regime inside Eritrea." The statement said the attacks never intended to target the "helpless" Eritrean army but the regime and anyone who supports ...

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  9. Eritrean PFDJ grand plan is targeting Tigrai to dismantle EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Tigrai Online

    When the EPLF rebel soldiers entered the capital city of the former province of Ethiopia, Eritrea, there were great expectations and anticipation in their people. The Eritrean people fought for so long because they wanted a better life.

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  10. Eritrean life in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | BBC News

    It is rare to get access to Eritrea, which is considered one of the world's most repressive and secretive states. A BBC team was recently allowed to visit to cover a story about healthcare and the photos from their trip give a glimpse of what life is like there: Despite the thousands of young Eritreans who flee the country each month, the capital city, Asmara, was buzzing with life.

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  11. Solar Flares, Poor Operating Challenge Eritrea DXpeditionRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | QST

    ... X-class flares can have a nearly immediate effect on Earth. The E30FB DXpedition currently under way from Asmara in Eritrea (number 20 on the ClubLog DXCC Most Wanted List ) said current solar conditions have been a challenge. "We are continuing to ...

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  12. Inside the secretive state of EritreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | BBC News

    Eritrea is considered one of the most repressive and secretive states on earth. The UN says forced labour and detention without trial are common.

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  13. OATUU sacks its Secretary GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, March 10, GNA - The Organization of African Trade Union Unity has resolved to terminate the appointment of the Secretary General, Comrade Owei Lakemfa who was elected in 2012.A communiquAfA by OATTU said Comrade Lakemfa's appointment was terminated due to 'gross violations of the OATTU constitution and misconduct.' These were contained in the communiquAfA issued at the end of its 38th session in Asmara, Eritrea which was attended by trade union leaders from 35 African countries.

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  14. Eritrea: Take me to prison - they have foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Mail & Guardian

    Great escape: Eritrea's repressive regime has sparked a mass exodus of its citizens. The country only has a population of about A six million, making it one of the largest per capita producers of asylum A seekers in the world.

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  15. For refugees, Libya proves perilous stepping stone to new life in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Christian Science Monitor

    For Merhawi Tesfatsion, the shores of Libya represented the stepping stone to a new life in Europe. But the haunted look in the 15-year-old's eyes attest to the horrors he experienced to reach them, traveling without any family from his home in Eritrea, then across the Sahara, and finally north to the Mediterranean.

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  16. South Boulder Mines - A Unique and Unrivaled Potash OpportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Resource Investing News

    South Boulder Mines Ltd. is currently developing the emerging, world-class Colluli Potash Project located just 75 km from the Red Sea coast in Eritrea, Africa. A large deposit and the world's shallowest known potash resource, Colluli boasts a uniquely rare composition of three key potassium bearing salts in solid form.

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  17. Eritrean Airlines launches Port Sudan routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... services Eritrean aviation officials said would allow better connectivity option between peoples of the two nations. Eritrea is among the major destinations for Sudanese tourists with the Red Sea nation's potential of attracting thousands of ...

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  18. Nevsun Ends 2014 On A Strong Note - Shares Still Have Big UpsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Seeking Alpha

    ... takeover target for Nevsun, should the company decide to go that route. Sunridge's Asmara project is also located in Eritrea, where Nevsun's Bisha mine is located, and the mine is expected to produce 65 million pounds of copper, 42,000 ounces of ...

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  19. Eritrea's jabber clues its detachment from realityRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Tigrai Online

    This week the regime in Eritrea issued a statement to react to what it called an "unwarranted and calumnious act of hostility". Upon reading such a hyperbole statement, you would ask: Did anyone launch war against Eritrea? Or did anyone start arming terrorist and sneaking them into Eritrea? The answers are a definite No.

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  20. Pan-African group helps refugees, immigrants adjust to U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | OnMilwaukee

    ... realize that." Hailemariam Yosief also found help at the community association. A former food store owner in Asmara, Eritrea , Yosief was a winner of the Diversity Immigrant Visa Program lottery and came to the U.S. in September 2010. His wife and ...

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