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Ethiopia to Close Two Refugee Camps in Tigray

One is due to its proximity to the Eritrean border and the other for its inhospitable geographical condition.

Ethiopia plans to close Shimbela and Hitsats refugee camps in the northern state of Tigray, according to the country’s refugee agency.

BY KALKIDAN YIBELTAL | BBC NEWS

Ethiopia plans to close two camps in the northern state of Tigray that have been caught in the fighting between the state’s formers ruling party and the federal government, according to the country’s refugee agency. Continue reading Ethiopia to Close Two Refugee Camps in Tigray

UNHCR Refutes Allegation of Refugees Being ‘Forcefully Returned’ to Eritrea

Spokesperson for UNHCR Ethiopia said media allegations about the abduction and forced return of Eritrean refugees to Eritrea is “not confirmed” by the testimonies of refugee representatives.

BY FBC

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has refuted media’s allegations about the abduction and forced return of Eritrean refugees sheltered in refugee camps in Tigray regional state of Ethiopia. Continue reading UNHCR Refutes Allegation of Refugees Being ‘Forcefully Returned’ to Eritrea

Ethiopia to Close Refugee Camp in Tigray

Ethiopia is making moves to close down an Eritrea refugee camp and resettle them in camps that are already deemed to be full, despite fears that this could make them more vulnerable to contracting the COVID-19.

BY AFP

Ethiopia plans to shutter a camp for Eritrean refugees and resettle thousands of its inhabitants in other camps that the UN considers already full, an official said, despite concerns, this could make them more vulnerable to COVID-19. Continue reading Ethiopia to Close Refugee Camp in Tigray

The Scam of Fake Eritrean Refugees Who are Actually Ethiopians

More than 100,000 migrants that reached Italy in the last four years claimed to be Eritreans but many were not. It is found that around 40% are Ethiopians, using fake Eritrean identity to obtain political asylum.

BY FAUSTO BILOSLAVO | VOX NEWS

At the reception centres I have visited in the past year, at least one third of Eritreans are frauds. The majority of them are Ethiopians from the Tigray region, who speak the same language and have similar somatic traits to our own.” Continue reading The Scam of Fake Eritrean Refugees Who are Actually Ethiopians

Crocodile Tears: Cover for Real Threats in the Horn Region

All those shedding crocodile tears for Eritrea and her people need not fret …. their concerns are just misplaced.

BY SOPHIA TESFAMARIAM

Disinformation about Eritrea has become a cottage industry among Eritrea’s quislings and the minority regime in Ethiopia. Not a single week goes by without some kind of mention of Eritrea by the regime, its self-serving think tanks and the Addis based international media, who have now become extensions of its misinformation campaigns. Continue reading Crocodile Tears: Cover for Real Threats in the Horn Region

ጠንቂ ስደት ኤርትራውያን እንታይ እዩ?

ጠንቂ ስደት ኤርትራውያን ሕጅውን እንታይ እዩ? እዚ ኣብ ኤርትራ ዘሎ መንግስቲ ምልካዊ ስርዓት ድዩ?

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ብዚ ዘለናዮ ግዜ ኣብ ማእከላይ ምብራቕን ኣፍሪቃን ተፈጢሩ ዘሎ ቅልውላውን ዘይምርግጋእን ኣህዛብ ብብዝሒ ክሰደዱ ይረኣዩ ኣለው ። ኣብ ማእከላይ ምብራቕ ብዝተወልዐ ኲናት ሕድሕድ ግድማዊ ምትእትታው ተሓዊስዎ ኣብቲ ዝኸፍአ ደረጅኡ በጺሑ ኣማእት ኣሽሓት ሰላማዊ ህዝቢ ሃሊቑ ብሚልዮናት ዝቝጸር ህዝቢ ካብ ቤት ንብረቱ ተፈናቒሉ ክስደድ ተገዲዱ። ኣብ ኣፍሪቃ ውን እንተኾነ ብሰንኪ ብኩል ምሕደራን ናይ ምዕራብ ሃገራት ስዉር ሸርሒ ተሓዊስዎ ህዝቢ ክስደድ ተገዲዱ።

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