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September: A Month of Prolific Victories

Eritrea commemorates today 55th Anniversary of launching of the armed struggle. This occurred when all peaceful and legal efforts went unheeded. – @hawelti

By YOSEF ABRAHAM,

September 1, 2016 is the 55th anniversary since the Eritrean struggle for independence began. When the peaceful political struggle for self-determination of the people of Eritrea from 1940s and 50s fell on deaf ears, September 1, 1961 was the day that opened a significant historical chapter of an armed struggle for self-determination. Continue reading September: A Month of Prolific Victories