4th Africa – Arab Summit: Eritrea’s Statement

Statement by H.E. Foreign Minister Osman Saleh of the State of Eritrea at the 4th Arab-African Summit By Foreign Minister Osman Saleh, Mr. Chairman, Your Excellencies, Your Highnesses, Ladies and Gentlemen, May I too join, the distinguished Excellencies who spoke before me, in thanking the Government and People of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea for […]

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Eritrea Raising National Service Salary by 700%, Won’t Shorten to 18 Months Limit

By Edmund Blair | for Reuters, Eritrea is not prepared to stop forcing its youth into lengthy stretches of work as soldiers and civil servants, a conscription policy that is driving waves of refugees to make the perilous trip across the Sahara desert and Mediterranean Sea to Europe. European nations say that the poor Horn […]

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EU-Eritrea Sign 11th EDF Cooperation Agreement

By TesfaNews, The Eritrean government and European Union today in Asmara signed the €200 million Cooperation Agreement under the 11th European Development Fund (EDF) 2014 – 2020 National Indicative Program. The Agreement was signed by Dr. Giorghis Teklemicael, Minister of National Development, and Mr. Christian Manhal, Head of the European Union Delegations to Eritrea.

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