Exposing human rights violations through sport in Eritrea — is anyone taking notice?

Veröffentlicht: Mittwoch, 09. Oktober 2019 Geschrieben von www-dailymaverick-co-za.cdn.ampproject.org/

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 Not many people outside sporting circles were familiar with Ethiopian marathon runner Feyisa Lilesa or the plight of the Oromo people in Ethiopia before the 2016 Rio Olympic games in Brazil.

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Geflüchtete aus Eritrea: Der lange Arm des Regimes

Veröffentlicht: Dienstag, 24. September 2019 Geschrieben von www.dw.com

In Norwegen sind Bilder aufgetaucht, die offenbar eritreische Geflüchtete auf einer Party des Afewerki-Regimes zeigen. Müssen nun Asylbescheide von Eritreern überprüft werden? Experten warnen vor vorschnellen Schlüssen.

 

Kessete Awet musste seine Heimat Eritrea schon in seiner Kindheit verlassen. Vor 34 Jahren flüchtete er mit seinen Eltern über den Sudan nach Deutschland. Während in Eritrea der Bürgerkrieg tobte, ist der heutige Sozialpädagoge mit seiner Familie in Wuppertal heimisch geworden.

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Eritrean bishops say seizure of Catholic schools is 'hatred against the faith'

Veröffentlicht: Donnerstag, 19. September 2019 Geschrieben von catholicherald.co.uk

'If this is not hatred against the faith and against religion what else can it be?' Eritrea’s bishops said Seven religious schools in Eritrea, four of them sponsored by the Catholic Church, have been seized by the country’s government this month. Catholic bishops in the country say the move was motivated by “hatred against the faith.”

“If this is not hatred against the faith and against religion what else can it be?” Eritrea’s bishops asked in a September 4 letter addressed to the Minister of Public Education, Semere Re’esom.

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Eritrea, Sudan agree to cooperate on military and security decisions

Veröffentlicht: Mittwoch, 18. September 2019 Geschrieben von africa.cgtn.com

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki on Monday concluded an official visit to Sudan that started on Saturday, which is considered the first since 2014.

Upon Afwerki’s departure at Khartoum airport, Sudan’s Foreign Minister Asma Mohamed Abdullah announced a joint communique about the two countries’ agreement on cooperation in many fields.

FILE PHOTO: Eritrea’s President Isaias Afwerki is seen during his official visit in Khartoum June 11, 2015. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah/File Photo

“The Republic of Sudan and Eritrea have agreed to cooperate in the following fields. Cooperation in the defence and military fields, including the ground forces, the air force, the marine forces, the defence industries, training and medical services,” the communique said.

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Eritrean Catholic Church denounces government seizure of health clinics

Veröffentlicht: Donnerstag, 20. Juni 2019 Geschrieben von Catholic News Agency

The Church of Our Lady of the Rosary in Asmara. Credit: Hailu Wudineh TSEGAYE/Shutterstock.

 

 
 
 

The Church of Our Lady of the Rosary in Asmara. Credit: Hailu Wudineh TSEGAYE/Shutterstock.
 

.- The Eritrean Catholic Church has criticized the government of the one-party state for seizing and closing its 22 health clinics throughout the country last week.

“The government can say it doesn't want the services of the Church, but asking for the property is not right,” read a letter from the Church to the Eritrean health ministry, the BBC reported June 17.

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Enough is Enough..................ያኣክል

Veröffentlicht: Sonntag, 12. Mai 2019 Geschrieben von Fesseha Nair

እዚ "ብያኣክል" ዝብል ህዝባዊ ምልዕዓል መታን ክዕወት ዓሚቁን ሰፊሕን መጽናዕቲ ዝሓትት ስለዝኾነ መራሕቱ ኣብ ዘዘለውዎ ሃገር ምስተን ዓለምለኸ ትካላት ክተሓባበሩን ትምህርታዊ ዝኾነ ፍልጠት ንክቀስሙ ክጓየዩ ኣለዎም።እቲ ቅድሚ ሕጂ ሒዝናዮ ዝጸንሓና ልምዲ ናይ ወጋሕ ትበል ለይቲ ተሪፋ ፣ትምህርታዊ ዓውደ መጽናዕትታት፣ ኮርሳት ኢዩ እቲ ንኣፍልጦኻ ዘዕቢ፣ፍልጠት ድማ ንክትምዕብል ይሕግዘካ። ዘመን ከበሮ ተሪፋ ዘመን ምንባብን ምምርማርን ይኹን፡፤

Eritrean fourth democratic wave towards Inclusive political  participation and representation

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