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A Round-Up of News Articles on the Threat of New Eritrea Mining Sanction – Updated

The following are a round-up of different news articles that are developed as a result of the latest Ethiopia drafted, Gabon and Nigeria co-sponsored DRAFT UN resolution that called for a complete ban on all mining companies investing in Eritrea as well  imposes an import ban on minerals from Eritrea. Very Shameful and unforgivable! 

UN Security Council May Drain Asmara’s Key Revenue Sources

Gabon and Nigeria are seeking a sweeping UN economic sanction on Eritrea on behest of US and Ethiopia. Shame on You!

By Daily Ethiopia,

Crafted by Gabon and co-sponsored by Nigeria, a new draft resolution that would deplete the Eritrean government from key sources of income has been tabled for negotiation at the fifteen-member United Nations Security Council early this week as tougher sanctions against Asmara proves inevitable.

IGAD’S WISH LIST:

Approved on July 4 at the heads of state meeting, the main driver for the draft resolution is the Eastern Africa bloc, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD). Continue reading A Round-Up of News Articles on the Threat of New Eritrea Mining Sanction – Updated