Recently, two major but less publicized incidents had happened in Eritrea among many others. One is the alleged detention of an Albanian – American flying lobbyist and the other Amnesty’s failed ‘secret mission’ in Eritrea.
According to the Kosovar Ministry of foreign affairs, pilot James Berisha has been missing and in fact ‘detained’ in Asmara shortly after arrival while he was in his mission of lobbying Eritrea’s recognition and support to the independence of Kosovo, his native country.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kosovo, following his contacts with partner states, has got information that the Albanian American pilot, James Berisha, is currently in Eritrea, in one of the detention facilities of this state.
On this occasion, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kosovo, Enver Hoxhaj, has sent a request to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Germany, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of France and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Saudi Arabia, as they have good relations with Eritrea, to facilitate the immediate release of Mr. Berisha from isolation. Continue reading James Berisha is in Eritrea, Detained: Kosovo→
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