July 31, 2018

Press Statement – The Question is not...

Press Statement – The Question is not “Removal of Sanctions”: It is why sanctions in first place?

In a meeting with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on 9 July this month, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Dr. Abiy Ahmed, urged for the rescinding of the sanctions imposed on Eritrea. This gesture is an eloquent testimony of the courageous and wise stance of the Prime Minister on justice. President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has also expressed the same sentiment during his visit to Asmara this weekend. Read more

Eritrea-Somalia Joint Declaration On Brotherly...

Eritrea-Somalia Joint Declaration On Brotherly Relations and Comprehensive Cooperation

Cognizant of the deep bonds of friendship between the peoples of Eritrea and Somalia;

Recalling that the peoples of Somalia and Eritrea have consistently evinced solidarity and provided support to each other’s aspirations for freedom, independence and progress;

Determined to build on their historical brotherly relations and mutual solidarity to forge a partnership that benefits the two nations and the region; Read more

July 30, 2018

President Mohammed Abdullahi arrives in Asmara

President Mohammed Abdullahi arrives in Asmara

Asmara, 28 July 2018- The President of the Republic of Somalia arrived in Asmara at mid-day of today, 28 July, for three-day official visit to Eritrea at an invitation of President Isaias Afwerki.

Upon arrival at the Asmara International Airport, President Mohammed Abdullahi was accorded warm welcome by President Isaias Afwerki and senior Government and PFDJ officials. Read more

July 29, 2018

Speech by President Isaias Afwerki at State...

Speech by President Isaias Afwerki at State Banquet Hosted in Honor of Somali President

Your Excellency Mohammed Abdullahi Mohammed,
President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Somalia,
Distinguished Guests,
Ladies and Gentlemen,

I feel immense joy as I welcome – on behalf of the people and government of Eritrea – you, Mr. President, and your distinguished delegation to your home.

The historical ties between the peoples of Eritrea and Somalia are intertwined with the civilizations that flourished in the Horn of Africa; the southern part of the Arabian Peninsula; and, North Africa prior to the advent of Western colonialism in the region. Furthermore and after the onset of Western colonialism, the interaction and bondage of friendship and solidarity of our two peoples was reinforced through various phases and forms of resistance to domination. Read more

July 24, 2018

Joint Statement on the Eritrean-Ethiopian-UAE...

Joint Statement on the Eritrean-Ethiopian-UAE Tripartite Summit in Abu Dhabi

At the end of the tripartite meeting between His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, HE the President of Eritrea, Mr Isaias Afwerki, and HE Dr Abiy Ahmed, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, held in Abu Dhabi on 24 July, the UAE hailed the historic peace agreement between Eritrea and Ethiopia which paves the way for improved bilateral relations and contributes to enhancing the security and stability of the two countries in particular, the Horn of Africa and the wider region. Read more

الملك سلمان يرعى اتفاقية السلام بين إريتريا...

President Isaias Afwerki and Prime Minister Abiy...

President Isaias Afwerki left for Saudi Arabia

President Isaias met and held talks with Egyptian...

Roads connecting Eritrea and Ethiopia re-opened

President Mohammed Abdullahi concludes official...