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Eritrean Foreign Minister Meets Ban Ki-moon

Eritrea meeting with UN chief

By Matthew Russell Lee (Inner City Press),

After Eritrea’s foreign minister Osman Saleh Mohammed met Monday with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, his Permanent Representative to the UN Araya Desta gave Inner City Press a read-out of the meeting.

Ambassador Desta said that Somalia was discussed, with Eritrea explaining its view that in Somalia there can be no military solution and all sides have to be represented, with the solution coming from Somalis and not from the outside. Eritrea is accused of, but denies, providing arms to Al Shabaab. Continue reading Eritrean Foreign Minister Meets Ban Ki-moon

Eritrea has Paid so Many Lives to Support Our Struggle: Dr. Barnaba Benjamin

Dr. Barnaba: Eritrea paid so many lives to support our cause

Shabait.com,

The Minster of Information and Government spokesperson, Dr. Barnaba Marial Benjamin has stated that Eritrea’s support to the struggle of the people of South Sudan includes paying a lot of human sacrifices.  He mentioned this salient remark when he met the visiting Eritrean Foreign Minister, Mr. Osman Saleh, in his office, yesterday, in the capital Juba.  

The Eritrean Foreign Minister also conveyed message of congratulations from the people and Government of Eritrea to the people and Government of the Republic of South Sudan. The Minister asserted to all South Sudanese that Eritrea would stand on the side of the people and Government of South Sudan in the same manner as it did during their struggle for self-determination.   Continue reading Eritrea has Paid so Many Lives to Support Our Struggle: Dr. Barnaba Benjamin

Eritrean Investors in South Sudan are Exemplary: Information Minister

Meeting between Osman Saleh and Dr. Bernaba Benjamin in Juba

By TesfaNews,

The Minister of Information and Government Spokesman for the Republic of South Sudan, Dr. Barnaba Marial Benjamin, has applauded the Eritrean business community in his country for the vast investment they have made and described it as exemplary in fostering the already existing excellent ties between the two people and governments.

He put this remark when he met Yesterday the Eritrean Foreign Minister, Mr. Osman Saleh, in Juba. Continue reading Eritrean Investors in South Sudan are Exemplary: Information Minister

Eritrea opens its Embassy in South Sudan after giving its official recognition

Eritrea and South Sudan begins formal diplomatic relations

By Shabait.com,

Eritrea has officially recognized the Republic of South Sudan as an independent and sovereign state.

Accordingly, the two countries signed an agreement in Juba city to exchange Ambassadors. The agreement was singed by Foreign Minister Osman Saleh on the Eritrean side and Mr. Deng Alor Kuol, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on the side of the Republic of South Sudan. It is to recalled that the Republic of South Sudan was declared on 9 July 2011. Continue reading Eritrea opens its Embassy in South Sudan after giving its official recognition

Eritrea Participating in the Celebration of World’s Newest Member State – (VIDEO)

PIA participate at the independence day of South Sudan

By Sahabait.com,

Eritrea’s president Isaias Afwerki arrived in Juba, the capital city of the newly born nation of South Sudan, one day ahead, to participate in the official celebrations marking the declaration of the Republic of South Sudan due to take place on the 9th of July 2011.

On arrival at Juba International Airport, the President was accorded warm welcome by senior officials and Commanders of the Government of South Sudan and that of the Sudanese People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM). Continue reading Eritrea Participating in the Celebration of World’s Newest Member State – (VIDEO)