Russian – Eritrean Foreign Ministers talks started in Moscow. Time to boost the existing relations further at all fronts.
The Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Russia and Eritrea, Sergei Lavrov and Osman Saleh, during talks here on Monday are to exchange views on key international and regional problems, Russia’s Foreign Ministry announced.
The sides are expected to discuss the situation at the “
flashpoints” of the African continent, devoting special attention to the conflict situations in the Horn of Africa, in Southern Sudan, the Central African Republic, the Sahara-Sahel region, as well as in the Near and Middle East, in Syria and Afghanistan, in particular. Continue reading Russia, Eritrea FMs to Exchange Views on Key Int’l and Regional Problems
Eritrea Foreign Minister to visit Russia from 16-18 February
The official representative of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Alexander Lukashevich today disclosed that his country have invited the Foreign Minister of Eritrea, Mr. Osman Saleh, for a two day visit from 16 – 18 February.
Sources from the Eritrean Foreign Ministry confirm the visit which they say is very crucial to step up the existing diplomatic relation between the two countries.
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“My message today will primarily focus on the urgency of reforming the UN and for redressing the injustices committed against the people of Eritrea …” – H.E. Osma Saleh
UN News Center,
The United Nations is debilitated by chronic weaknesses and shortcomings and must be reformed, the Foreign Minister of Eritrea today said, urging also that sanctions against its country be lifted.
“The 21st century requires a revitalized United Nations that transcends a bipolar or uni-polar world order and that is firmly rooted in the supremacy of, and respect for, international law and order,” Minister of Foreign Affairs, Osman Saleh Mohammed told the 68th General Assembly high-level debate.
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By abusing its privilege of Chairing IGAD and its host country status, Ethiopia continues its violation of AU’s rules and procedures unabated
The Eritrean Foreign Minister, in his recent letter addressed to the Chairperson of the African Union, strongly urged for the respect of the rules and procedures that govern the continental body.
This follows after Ethiopia’s scripted drama of violating Paragraphs 9 and 10 (a and b) of Article 8 of the AU’s Peace and Security Council (PSC) protocols to enable it stage another political and diplomatic advantage against Eritrea, by lending a hand this time from Djibouti.
Continue reading Eritrea Urges Respect of AU Rules and Procedures, Again
Foreign Minister Osman Saleh deliver special message to President Museveni
State House Uganda,
President Yoweri Museveni has received a special message from the President of the State of Eritrea Mr. Issaias Afwerki.
The special message was delivered yesterday to President Museveni at State House, Entebbe by the Eritrean Minister of Foreign Affairs,
. Mr. Osman Saleh
President Museveni and the Eritrea Minister discussed issues of
bilateral interest between Uganda and Eritrea. They also reviewed the Memorandum of Understanding on the establishment of strategic partnership with Uganda. Continue reading President Museveni Received Special Message from Eritrea
To get Eritrea's full support and participation in regional efforts for peace and stability, it’s important to honor its full membership participation in the regional grouping. If not, do not ask!
At a time when international diplomatic negotiations at the level of AU, UN, UK and US officially failed to resolve the deadlock over the oil dispute between Sudan and South Sudan, Kenya, after assuming the current IGAD chairmanship, quietly starts a new but dubious mediator role by waving the IGAD flag.
In the face of previous high-profile diplomatic failures, IGAD needs the support of all its member states to succeed, including Eritrea, a founding member and key regional player.
Continue reading Kenya to Lobby Eritrea over Sudan – S.Sudan Oil Dispute