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Has the time Come for Eritrea to Join the Arab League as a Full-member?

May be time for Eritrea to be full member of the Arab League
Not being a member of a supportive regional organization has been a clear disadvantage for Eritrea thus far. Could a full membership in the Arab League be worth the shot?

BY BEREKET KIDANE

Since 2003, Eritrea has been an observer state at the Arab League, headquartered in Cairo.  But has the time come for Eritrea to upgrade its observer status to a full-member at the Arab League?  The Arab League is a regional organization with 22 members at present.  All of Eritrea’s neighbors on the African Red Sea coast, including Djibouti, Sudan, and Somalia are full members of the regional organization.  As an observer at the Arab League, Eritrea can go to some of the meetings but not all. Continue reading Has the time Come for Eritrea to Join the Arab League as a Full-member?

VOA: ኢጋድ ካብ ኣኼብኡ ንኤርትራዊ ዲፕሎማት ኣባሪሩ (AUDIO)

Eritrea’s envoy to IGAD, Mr. Biniam Berhe, was harassed, verbally abused, and threatened by Ethiopia’s security officials in breach of his diplomatic immunity

VOA Tigrinya Program,

ኣብ ኣዲስ ኣበባ ትማሊ ዝተሳለጠ ኣኼባ ምንስቲራት ኣባል ሃገራት ኢጋድ፣ንወካሊ ኤርትራ ካብ‘ቲ ኣኼባ ድሕሪ ምውፃእ ቀፂሉ፣ንጉዳይ ሶማልያን ደርቂ ቀርኒ ኣፍሪቃን መኺሩ ሓባራዊ መግለፂ ብምውፃእ ተዛዚሙ።በትረ ስልጣን ንዋና ፀሓፊ ኢጋድ ኣዘራሪቡ ዘዳለዎ መደብ ኣሎ። ቅድሚ 15 ዓመታት ብሸውዓተ ሃገራት ዝተመስረተ በይነ መንግስታት ምብራቅ ኣፍሪቃ (ኢጋድ)፣ኣብ‘ዚ እዋን‘ዚ ኤርትራ ብድልየታ ኣባልነታ ስለዘቋረፀት ሽዱሽተ ሃገራት ማለት ጂቡቲ፣ኢትዮዽያ፣ኬንያ፣ሶኣልያ፣ሱዳንን ኡጋንዳን ሓቊፉ‘ሎ።ደቡብ ሱዳን ንኣባልነት ሕቶ ኣቅሪባ‘ላ።

ኤርትራ ኣብ‘ዚ ቀረባ እቲ ዘደስከለቶ ኣባልነት ኣቋሪፃ ናብ ቦታኣ ክትምለስ ሓቲታ‘ላ።ሴክረተሪ‘ቲ ዞባዊ ውዳበ ማሕቡብ ማዓሊም‘ውን ሰናይ ኢሎም ተቀቢሎም ናብ ኣኼባ መራሕቲ ኣቅሪቦም ከምዘፅድቁዎ ገሊፆም‘ዮም። Continue reading VOA: ኢጋድ ካብ ኣኼብኡ ንኤርትራዊ ዲፕሎማት ኣባሪሩ (AUDIO)