Eritrea Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. MILAT v. HOLDERRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... requests asylum, withholding of removal, and protection under the Convention Against Torture. Milat claims he fled Eritrea to escape an assignment within Eritrea's National Service program, which he asserts is a program of human trafficking and not ...

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  2. Church Leaders Condemn Conditions in EritreaRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | WorthyNews

    Four senior church leaders in Eritrea have published an open letter criticizing the African state as "truly shameful and unacceptable," according to Barnabas Aid.

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  3. 'Canada will take decisive action' if Eritrean consulate is still ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | National Post

    ... role in a dubious tax scheme that has been linked to threats, harassment and intimidation. A government source said Eritrea would face repercussions, including the possible closure of its consulate, if the investigation confirmed the diplomatic post ...

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  4. Eritrea consulate still extorting 'diaspora tax' in Canada, a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | National Post

    A year after Ottawa expelled the consul-general of Eritrea to put a stop to a money-making scheme his regime had set up in Canada, the dubious "diaspora tax" program appears to be continuing undeterred.

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  5. Eritrean Bishops issue pastoral letter decrying emigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | NewscastMedia.com

    Newscast Media ROME-The Catholic Bishops in Eritrea have issued a pastoral letter marking the 23rd anniversary of the country's independence, which was celebrated on May 25, 2014.

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  6. Int'l community urged to probe Iran's toxic waste dumped in EritreaRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | NCR Iran

    ... when a brown coloured toxic waste materials were first detected. While strongly denouncing what he said was the Eritrea government's "irresponsible and criminal acts" the opposition official alleged that the nuclear and industrial toxic wastes were ...

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  7. Eritrean bishops criticise 'desolate' nation - Wednesday, 11 June 2014 00:29Read the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Walta Information Centre

    ... conscription and the iron-grip rule of President Issaias Afeworki. Such outspoken views are rarely heard from inside Eritrea, ranked worst in the world for press freedom by the rights group Reporters Without Borders. "There is no reason to search ...

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  8. Eritrea bishops in critical letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Newsday

    ... ly" and then be presented to court for trial. After the Orthodox, the Roman Catholic Church is the second biggest in Eritrea and correspondents say the bishop of the capital, Asmara, in particular, wields considerable influence in the country.

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  9. In Custodia Legis: May RetrospectiveRead the original story

    May 5, 2011 | U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

    In May, a lot of people learned about the actual date of Mexico's Independence Day, in what turned out to be our most popular post of the month, Cinco de Mayo is Not Mexican Independence Day? We also celebrated with Law Day , Jewish American Heritage Month , Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month , and Eritrean Independence Day this month.

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  10. Geography of EritreaRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    Eritrea, a country in northeastern Africa. It is bounded by Sudan, the Red Sea, Djibouti, and Ethiopia.

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  11. AsmaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    Asmara, Eritrea, the nation's capital and largest city. About 500,000 people live there.

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  12. Where you don't want to go according to the US State DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2010 | Examiner.com

    ... of the preacher in "Blazing Saddles" as he held up a bullet riddled bible, "Son, you're on your own!" Then there is Eritrea: "The U.S. Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens of the risks of travel to Eritrea and recommends that U.S. ...

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  13. Eritrea Travel WarningRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2013 | State Department

    The U.S. Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens of the risks of travel to Eritrea and strongly recommends U.S. citizens defer all travel to the country.

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  14. Planning a trip to Asmara: Africa's unique Art Deco cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2013 | Terminal U

    Eritrea and its capital, Asmara have much to offer tourists looking to go off the beaten track. 10 comments