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Egypt pledges to stop anti-peace forces threatening Ethiopia

Egypt pledges to stop anti-peace forces threatening Ethiopia
April 20, 2017
Africa/World

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, has told local media that north African neighbour Egypt had agreed to stop the activities …More Here

US Imposes New Sanctions on Eritrea

US Imposes New Sanctions on Eritrea
April 9, 2017
Africa/World

WASHINGTON — Eritrea has once again found itself on the wrong side of international norms as a U.N. report accused …More Here

Ethiopia awaits Egypt’s response to complaint regarding opposition groups

Ethiopia awaits Egypt’s response to complaint regarding opposition groups
December 26, 2016
Addis News

The Ethiopian government said it cooperates positively with Egypt, but awaits at the same time a response to a request …More Here

Ethiopia says foiled Eritrea-backed terror attack, kill 15

Ethiopia says foiled Eritrea-backed terror attack, kill 15
November 30, 2016
Addis News

November 29, 2016 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopia authorities said they foiled an Eritrean backed terrorist attack, killed as well as …More Here

UN Security Council renews arms embargo against Somalia, Eritrea

UN Security Council renews arms embargo against Somalia, Eritrea
November 11, 2016
Africa/World

The United Nations Security Council has adopted a resolution to renew sanctions on Somalia and Eritrea. Ten of the 15 …More Here

UN: Saudis, UAE Likely Violating Arms Embargo in Eritrea

UN: Saudis, UAE Likely Violating Arms Embargo in Eritrea
November 6, 2016
Africa/World

UNITED NATIONS — United Nations sanctions monitors warned in an annual report released Friday that possible foreign support for a …More Here

2 ERITREAN PILOTS DEFECT TO ETHIOPIA WITH JETS, GROUP SAYS

2 ERITREAN PILOTS DEFECT TO ETHIOPIA WITH JETS, GROUP SAYS
October 27, 2016
Addis News

Two Eritrean pilots have defected with their fighter jets to neighboring Ethiopia, an Eritrean opposition group confirmed Thursday, in a …More Here

Italy recovers 217 bodies from hull of 2015 migrant shipwreck

Italy recovers 217 bodies from hull of 2015 migrant shipwreck
July 7, 2016
Africa/World

ROME (Reuters) – Italian emergency workers have recovered 217 bodies from the wreck of a boat that sank in the …More Here

UN inquiry panel welcomes strong resolution on human rights in Eritrea

UN inquiry panel welcomes strong resolution on human rights in Eritrea
July 4, 2016
Africa/World

A United Nations-mandated human rights inquiry panel today welcomed a resolution that brings justice for the people of Eritrea who …More Here

UN calls for AU to investigate Eritrea alleged rights abuses

UN calls for AU to investigate Eritrea alleged rights abuses
July 1, 2016
Africa/World

The UN’s Human Rights Council has called on the African Union to investigate Eritrean leaders for alleged crimes against humanity. …More Here