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Report of the UN Monitoring Group Pursuant to UNSC Resolution 2244 (2015): Eritrea

UN Monitoring Group report
The October 31, 2016 report on Eritrea of the Monitoring Group by the Chair of the Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 751 (1992) and 1907 (2009) concerning Somalia and Eritrea.

By Somalia Eritrea Monitoring Group,

Pursuant to Security Council resolution 1907 (2009), sanctions were imposed on Eritrea on 23 December 2009. Since then, the Monitoring Group on Somalia and Eritrea has visited Eritrea twice, most recently in 2011.

Notwithstanding the initiatives and efforts of successive Chairs and other members of the Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 751 (1992) and 1907 (2009) concerning Somalia and Eritrea to facilitate access to Eritrea for the Group, it has therefore been five years, of a total of seven years of sanctions, since members of the Group have met officials of the Government of Eritrea, or any other interlocutors, within Eritrea. Continue reading Report of the UN Monitoring Group Pursuant to UNSC Resolution 2244 (2015): Eritrea