December 8, 2018

Eritrean community festival in Dammam

Eritrean community festival in Dammam

Asmara, 8 December 2018- The three day Eritrean community festival in Dammam and its environs that was conducted under the theme “The Unwarranted Sanctions Foiled through Steadfastness and Resilience” concluded with patriotic zeal.

At the festival that was featured with various programs including the lifting of the unjustifiable sanctions that was imposed on Eritrea, Ms. Weini Gerezghiher, the Charge d’Affairs at the Eritrean Embassy in Saudi Arabia, said that this year’s festival is unique for it is conducted at the time of the peace agreement between Eritrea and Ethiopia followed by regional peace and cooperation. read more

December 6, 2018

Activities by Eritrean nationals in Diaspora

Activities by Eritrean nationals in Diaspora

Asmara, 06 December 2018- Eritrean national organizations in Germany and Kuwait held various activities. According to report, the national committee in Germany conducted congress on 24 November in Frankfurt in which representatives from more than 26 national committees across Germany as well as other invited guests took part. read more


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December 5, 2018

Eritrean community festival in Qatar

Eritrean community festival in Qatar

Asmara, 04 December 2018- Eritrean community in Qatar conducted its 10th annual festival. The festival was attended by a number of nationals, members of Diplomatic community and invited guests.

Indicating that the annual festival will have significant contribution in consolidating the attachment the nationals will have with their homeland and in strengthening the relations with other communities, Mr. Ali Ibrahim, Eritrean Ambassador to Qatar, said that this year’s festival is unique for it is being held at the time of lifting of the unwarranted sanctions that was imposed on Eritrea. read more

December 4, 2018

Director General’s Statement at Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Science and Technology: Addressing Current and Emerging Development Challenges

The IAEA Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Science and Technology: Addressing Current and Emerging Development Challenges
28–30 November 2018, Vienna, Austria

Director General’s Statement at Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Science and Technology: Addressing Current and Emerging Development Challenges

Good morning, Your Royal Highness,
Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen.
I am very pleased to welcome you all to this IAEA Ministerial Conference on Nuclear Science and Technology, the first of its kind to be held at ministerial level.
Since the IAEA was established in Vienna in 1957, we have helped to improve the health and prosperity of millions of people by making nuclear science and technology available for generating electricity and fighting cancer, in food and agriculture, in industry and many other areas.
In Vienna, the IAEA is often associated with our work to curb the spread of nuclear weapons. Media coverage focusses on our activities concerning the nuclear programmes of Iran and North Korea. read more

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مجلس الامن وارتريا ما أسباب فرض ورفع...

December 4, 2018

President Isaias met and held talks with US Assistant Secretary for African Affairs

President Isaias met and held talks with US Assistant Secretary for African Affairs

Asmara, 04 December 2018- President Isaias Afwerki received and held talks today, 4 December at Denden Hall with the US Assistant Secretary for African Affairs, Mr. Tibor Nagy. President Isaias and Mr. Tibor discussed on bilateral as well as regional and global issues of interest to the two countries.

President Isaias expressed Eritrea’s readiness for constructive engagement to strengthen relation and cooperation with the US in various sectors. Read more

December 2, 2018

Eritrean community festival in Riyadh

Eritrean community festival in Riyadh

Asmara, 30 November 2018- The annual Eritrean community festival in Riyadh was conducted from 28 to 30 November under the theme “The Unwarranted Sanctions: Foiled through Steadfastness and Resilience”. The festival was officially opened by Foreign Minister Osman Saleh on 28 November.

Minister Osman Saleh accompanied by Ms. Weini Gerezgiher, Charge d’Affairs at the Eritrean Embassy in Riyadh, Col. Melake Teklemariam, Chief of Staff of the Eritrean Navy, and other Embassy officials visited photo, cultural artifacts and innovation exhibitions staged by the students of the Eritrean International School in Riyadh and members of the YPFDJ. Read more

November 30, 2018

More diplomatic activities by Eritrean nationals in Diaspora

More diplomatic activities by Eritrean nationals in Diaspora

Asmara, 29 November 2018- Eritrean nationals residing in the Republic of South Sudan, South Africa and Southern African countries, Switzerland and Italy conducted various activities reflecting their attachment with their homeland.

According to report, Mr. Yohannes Tesfamicael, Eritrean Ambassador to South Sudan, met and held talks with the South Sudan Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Nyal Deng Nyal on the development of bilateral relations between the two countries. Read more

November 28, 2018

مجلس الامن وارتريا ما أسباب فرض ورفع العقوبات ؟!

مجلس الامن وارتريا
ما أسباب فرض ورفع العقوبات ؟!

بقلم: د.أحمد حسن دحلي
أصدر مجلس الامن في 14 نوفمبر 2018 وبالإجماع القرار رقم 2444 ورفع بموجبه العقوبات غير القانونية وغير العادلة التي فرضها على ارتريا في 23 ديسمبر 2009 عبر قراره المشؤوم رقم 1907. وقبل الحديث عن الاسباب الحقيقية وراء رفع العقوبات عن ارتريا، من الاهمية بمكان التذكير بالأسباب الي صاغها مجلس الامن لفرض ورفع العقوبات.

أولاـ أسباب فرض العقوبات
تتلخص هذه الاسباب في نقطة واحدة وهي كما ورد في نص القرار رقم 1907
” تقدم ارتريا دعما سياسيا وماليا ولوجستيا لجماعات مسلحة تعمل لتقويض السلام والمصالحة في الصومال والاستقرار في المنطقة.”

ثانياـ الاسباب الصورية لرفع العقوبات
ورد في قرار مجلس الامن رقم 244 ” رفع الحظر المفروض على الاسلحة وحظر السفر وتجميد الارصدة والجزاءات المستهدفة المفروضة على ارتريا.”ويحدد القرار سببين اساسيين لرفع العقوبات عن ارتريا وهما

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