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CECCO’s Letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper

Coalition of Eritrean Canadian Communities and Organizations ( CECCO) sent letter to Canada's Prime Minister
Coalition of Eritrean Canadian Communities and Organizations ( CECCO) sent a letter to Canada’s Prime Minister Hon. Stephen Harper

Rt. Hon. Stephen Harper
Office of the Prime Minister
80 Wellington Street
Ottawa, ON K1A 0A2

Dear Prime Minister Harper,

1) We are writing on behalf of the 30,000 Canadians of Eritrean descent to urge your government to take immediate action in lifting the Regulations implementing the UNSC Resolution 1907, and ease restrictions on the people of Eritrea and its Diaspora.

We are deeply concerned that government policy towards Eritrea since 2010 has not changed despite an October 2014 UN report that found no evidence linking Eritrea to the instability in Somalia. As community leaders we believe that sanctions encroach more upon the freedoms of civilian populations and particularly in our case Canadians of Eritrean origin. Continue reading CECCO’s Letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper

Eritrea Establish Diplomatic Relations with Kyrgyzstan

Eritrea and Kyrgyz Republic agreed to establish formal diplomatic ties

By CapitalEritrea,

The Permanent Mission of the Kyrgyz Republic to the United Nations in New York signed a joint communique on establishment of diplomatic relations between Kyrgyzstan, the State of Eritrea and the Seychelles.

The announcement was made by the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic.  Continue reading Eritrea Establish Diplomatic Relations with Kyrgyzstan