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Canada's peacekeeping role in Eritrea, Ethiopia a "success"

Visafric May 23 As Canadian troops prepare to return home at the end of their six month peacekeeping mission to Eritrea and Ethiopia, David Kilgour, Canada's Secretary of State for Africa and Latin...

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US and Eritrea sign loan agreement

Asmara - US and Eritrea today, Wednesday May 16, signed a loan agreement for $10 million dollars. The agreement between the two countries was signed by US Ambassador William D. Clarke and the...

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Eritrea: Joy and fear as displaced go home

Mixed feelings of joy and anxiety written all over their faces, over five thousand Eritrean civilians displaced by the border war between Eritrea and Ethiopia today began their long awaited journey...

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Eritrean, Ethiopian religious leaders plan peace visits

Asmara - Eritrean and Ethiopian religious leaders have agreed to visit each other's country and meet with war-affected populations. The leaders agreed to cross the borders of Eritrea and Ethiopia and...

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Appeal for 2 million Eritreans launched

Asmara - The United Nations and the Government of Eritrea on Thursday appealed to the International donor community for almost $224 million to provide food and non-food humanitarian relief to some...

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Eritrea OKs free movement for UN peacekeepers

Asmara: Eritrea has responded positively to a request from the UN for land and air corridor to allow for the unhindered movement of the United Nations Mission for Eritrea and Ethiopia, UNMEE. "We...

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Violence against Eritrean women still an issue

ENAP - With some of the war displaced Eritreans beginning to return to their homes, investigation into human rights abuses against civilians remains a major issue, Anne Edgerton from Refugees...

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Eritrea: EU official ends visit, pledges continued aid

Visafric Oct 9 The EU Commissioner for Development and Humanitarian Aid, Mr. Poul Neilson, returned home on Monday after a three day working visit to Eritrea during which he visited camps for...

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ERITREE sends 500 pounds of Medicine to Eritrea

By Haile Ghebrat, Visafric An Eritrean medical task force/group which works under the umbrella of Eritree, a charitable Organization based in Toronto shipped 400 pounds of essential medicine and 100...

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Eritrea: Learning 'against all odds'

The smiles on their faces say it all. The children at Alba and Mai Habar - two camps for ward displaced Eritreans in Southern Eritrea - are happy to be back in school again. The pain and suffering of...

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UN relief coordinator visits camp for displaced Eritreans

Ms. Carolyn McAskie, Emergency Relief coordinator for the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, on Friday paid a visit to the Harena displacement camp outside of Mai Habar, where...

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Eritrea: Rains hamper relief delivery

Karbosa, Southern Eritrea (Visafric, July 1, 2000) - Hundreds of thousands of Eritreans are alive today because they sought refuge in the country's numerous mountains, valleys, caves, cliffs and...

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Food supply for Eritrean displaced dangerously low

Asmara -- International response to the humanitarian needs in Eritrea continues to be woefully inadequate with only one month food supply in stock for Eritrea's 1.5 million displaced people, warns...

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