October 30, 2017

The Significance of Germany’s Reunification Day

The Significance of Germany’s Reunification Day

by Ambassador Andreas Zimmer |  In October Germany is always celebrating the country’s reunification. This year it is the 27th anniversary. Most people are unaware that a unique anniversary is approaching: On August 13, 1961, the GDR began erecting the wall and on November 9, 1989, – exactly 10,315 days later – the wall came down. And soon the Wall will have been down as long as it was up.

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Is “Marshall Plan for Africa” a solution?

Is “Marshall Plan for Africa” a solution?

by Mela Ghebremedhin |  Nowadays the issue of migration has captured the eyes and ears of European countries. It has been the main topic in every electoral debate; it has also forced a shift in their foreign policies. Voices echoed calling for a new strategy aiming at Africa’s economic development. On this issue, the German Ambassador, Andreas Zimmer, stated in his speech on Germany’s Reunification Day held in Asmara on October 24th that the year 2017 is Africa’s year by making the continent a priority. Read more

October 28, 2017

Eritrea’s Response to Djibouti’s Cynical...

Eritrea’s Response to Djibouti’s Cynical Accusation
(Intervention second round)

Mr. Chair,
I would like to thank those who in their interventions stressed the importance of constructive partnership in the promotion and protection of human right as well as expressing their concern about politicization, double standards and selectivity of the human rights mechanism.
I disagree with SR on her assertion that the report of the COI was accepted. I wish to draw the attention of the third committee delegates to the resolution that was adopted last year by the human rights council. The report was simply noted. It was not accepted. Read more

October 24, 2017

Seminar on traffic safety

Seminar on traffic safety

Asmara, 20 October 2017- The Police Traffic office in the Central region in collaboration with the Ministry of Education branch organized seminar to students in the region on traffic safety aimed at increasing their awareness.

At the seminar more than 65 thousand students from 51 schools took part.

The Commander of Police Traffic in the region, L/C Tadesse Berhane said that the objective of the seminar was to enhance the participation of students in reducing traffic accidents by boosting their knowledge.

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October 15, 2017

Minister Osman Saleh conducts seminar for Eritrean...

Minister Osman Saleh conducts seminar for Eritrean nationals in Washington DC

Asmara, 15 October 2017- Mr. Osman Saleh, Minister of Foreign Affairs, conducted seminar for Eritrean nationals residing in Washington DC and its environs on 8 October on the objective political, economic situation in the homeland as well as on diplomatic activities.

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Colonel Dawit: Exemplary Fighter and Scholar

“I always Toil to Show the true Image of my...

A Response to Congressman Brad Sherman’s...

Resolve to strengthen participation in national...

Urban Safety and Security: The Case of Asmara

Nationals abroad organize memorial services