Mar 152016
Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia – AlJazeera

Ethiopia hosts the highest number of refugees in Africa, a large number of whom are fleeing neighbouring Eritrea. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia –  After Syrians and Afghans, Eritreans comprise the third largest group to cross the Mediterranean Sea. They are aware that their lives are at great risk during the journey, but they would rather take their […]

Jun 142015
Eritrea’s 15 favorite methods of torture (+ pictures)

A United Nations report listed about 15 different methods of torture applied by the Eritrean regime. Descriptions and drawings of the various torture methods were provided by theCommission of Inquiry on Human Rights in Eritrea‘s report, released last Monday. The Commission has been investigating “violations directly committed by Eritrean public officials; committed at their instigation […]

Nov 232012
Asmara’s Crumbling Buildings: Let the pictures speak- Part II

By Bana from Asmara At the turn of the new Millennium (in 2001), an office for the rehabilitation of cultural assets in Eritrea named CARP (Cultural Assets Rehabilitation Project) was inaugurated with World Bank loan. CARP was headed by the MIT-trained Eritrean urban planner, architect and environmentalist Dr. Naigzy Gebremedhin and consisted in its […]

Sep 302012
Human Trafficking in the Sinai: Refugees between Life and Death.

By Mirjam van Reisen, Meron Estefanos and Conny Rijken Human Trafficking in the Sinai: Refugees between Life and Death. Tilburg University/EEPA, Brussels, 26 September 2012 On 26 September 2012 in a public hearing at the European Parliament, EEPA, together with the University of Tilburg present this report on Human Trafficking in the Sinai: Refugees between […]

Aug 212012
The Logical Order and the Opposition

Eng. Filmon H YohannesFirst thing firstDo you know the main reason why the Eritrean opposition movement failed to bring any change inside Eritrea so far?  Despite the fact that the Isaias mafia clique was totally bankrupted in all fronts politically, morally, socially and economically for the last eleven years and counting….!? The answer is simpler […]

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Jun 102012
Eritrea: US State Department Report on Human Rights for 2011

Download this page in PDF format >>> Eritrea US State Department Report on Human Rights for 2011 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The Government of Eritrea is an authoritarian regime under the control of President Isaias Afwerki. The People’s Front for Democracy and Justice (PFDJ), headed by President Afwerki, is the sole political party. The PFDJ has controlled the country […]

Jun 032012
Stop Intolerance and the Criminalization of Refugees and Displaced Persons in Israel!

Abba Mussie Zerai Express our concern and dismay at what is happening in Israel. A law that considers them ‘infiltrators’ and a hostile population. And this is the situation faced by African refugees seeking political asylum in Israel. Hostility against the Africans led to protests and even in physical assaults and damage to housing or […]

Apr 282012
Post Eseyas Eritrea’s likely four scenarios

Winta Solomon   27, april, 2012 Eritrea is at a cross roads, either for a better or worse. It depends from which political angle one sees the unfolding state of affairs. For the diaspora based diehard regime supporters these are real moments of panic, fearing to lose their dear leader untimely, for many of other opponents […]

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Feb 182012
The Saga of the Eritrean Refugees and The Human Smugglers (with a list of their names)

Introduction (by ICER Executive) Dear Readers, The InternationalCommission on Eritrean Refuges is humbled to present an extensive report on names, institutions and contact numbers that we strongly suspect and in many case believe are involved in the tricking, kidnapping, selling, extorting, torturing, and possibly in the participation, knowingly or inadvertently of the death of many Eritrean refugees escaping […]

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Feb 092012

 “…ሓደ ካብቲ ቀንዲ ዘዐወተና ረቛሒታት ምዕቃብ ምስጢር ኢዩ። ስለዚ ምስጢር ክትዕቅቡ ኣለኩም። ኣነን ኢሳይያስን እንፈልጦ ናይ ሳሕል ምስጢር ንህዝቢ ኤርትራ እንተዝንገሮ፣ ብሙሉኡ እዚ ህዝቢ’ዚ ምተጸለለ ነይሩ።” ቃል ናይዝጊ ክፍሉ ሚኒስተር ዜና ኣብ ዝነበረሉ ግዜ ንኣኼባ ሓለፍቲ እቲ ሚኒስትሪ ካብ ዝበሎ። ሞት ገበነኛታት ህግደፍ ክቕጽል ኢዩ። ጽላል ቀባሮ ተዳልዩ፤ ቋሬጣ ቀባሮ’ውን ተኣዚዙ ኢዩ። ናይ ጽሕፍቶ ጉዳይ […]

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