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US Lifts Sanctions on States Accused of Slavery and Human Trafficking

The Obama administration has waived nearly all US sanctions against countries using child soldiers despite a recent executive order to fight human trafficking.

Child Soldiers
Obama’s Definition of Slavery: “When a little boy is kidnapped, turned into a child soldier, forced to kill or be killed — that’s Slavery”. But what does this has to do with Eritrea anyway?

By Foreign Policy,

US President Barack Obama issued a presidential memorandum on Friday waiving sanctions under the Child Soldiers Protection Act of 2008 for Libya, South Sudan and Yemen that Congress legislated to halt US arms sales to countries that are “worst abusers of child soldiers in their militaries,” the US-based periodical Foreign Policy reports Tuesday.

According to the report, Obama also partially waived penalties against the Democratic Republic of the Congo in an effort to allow continued military training and arms sales to the African country.  Continue reading US Lifts Sanctions on States Accused of Slavery and Human Trafficking

Reading between the Lines: Obama’s Unfounded “Slavery” accusation on Eritrea (Opinion)

Imperialism in the open: Unjust bullying and More than half a century of unrelenting attempt to enslave a peaceful and great nation – Eritrea.

By Yacob W.,

A few years ago, I used to have unflinching faith on Obama’s honesty and assumed that he would be a man of truth and integrity. As a result I used to have the wishful expectation that Obama would get to the bottom of Eritrea’s matter so that the repeated cyclic of American bullying on Eritrea would come to an end.

I have heard Obama mention the word ‘Eritrea’ only twice in the last four years. On both occasions he only parroted unfounded fabricated statements of his corrupt officials who are commissioned to cause havoc in Africa. Continue reading Reading between the Lines: Obama’s Unfounded “Slavery” accusation on Eritrea (Opinion)