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Security Council Briefing on Djibouti-Eritrea Relation

Under-Secertary-General Rosemary A. DiCarlo briefing the UN Security Council on Eritrea-Djibouti relation
Under-Secertary-General Rosemary A. DiCarlo briefing the UN Security Council on Eritrea-Djibouti relation in accordance with resolution 2444 that lifted the sanctions on Eritrea. (UN Photo/Evan Schneider)

BY WHAT’S IN BLUE

Yesterday afternoon (21 February), Under-Secretary-General for Political and Peacebuilding Affairs Rosemary DiCarlo [briefed] Council members in consultations on Eritrea-Djibouti relations under the agenda item “Peace and Security in Africa”. Continue reading Security Council Briefing on Djibouti-Eritrea Relation

Eritrea: Joy and the Future

The future of Eritrea is in the strong and capable hands of the Eritrean people. The notion that those who contributed to years of the anti-Eritrea campaign should now somehow trying to dictate the path forward for Eritrea after lifting of sanctions is beyond preposterous.

BY FIKREJESUS AMHAZION (PH.D.)

Last week, the United Nations Security Council voted unanimously to lift the nearly decade-long international sanctions on Eritrea. The news led to the outpouring of widespread joy and excited celebrations among Eritreans, both across the country and in cities around the world. Continue reading Eritrea: Joy and the Future

Saying Goodbye to UN Sanctions Against Eritrea

Eritrea turns the page of its darkest chapter by defeating the UNjust sanctions through a characteristic of unmatched resilience and defiance.

BY THOMAS C MOUNTAIN

It isn’t often the UN Security Council votes unanimously to remove sanctions against a country, but this past Wednesday, November 14 they did just that by saying goodbye to nine years of UNjust punishment against the small, socialist, east African country of Eritrea. Continue reading Saying Goodbye to UN Sanctions Against Eritrea

Security Council Set to Lift Eritrea Sanctions on Wednesday

The US-led unjust and illegal sanctions on Eritrea to be lifted on Nov 14.

BY MICHAELLE NICHOLS | REUTERS

The United Nations Security Council is set to vote on Wednesday to lift a nearly decade-old arms embargo and targeted sanctions on Eritrea, diplomats said, after the country’s rapprochement with Ethiopia and thawing of relations with Djibouti. Continue reading Security Council Set to Lift Eritrea Sanctions on Wednesday

UN to Lift Sanctions on Eritrea on November 14

The sanctions and arms embargo will end on the day of the adoption of the resolution

The UN Security Council is preparing to lift sanctions on Eritrea on November 14 after US national security adviser John Bolton decided to drop US position of prolonging it.

BY AFP

The UN Security Council is preparing to lift sanctions on Eritrea after the United States dropped its insistence on prolonging the measures despite a peace deal with Ethiopia, diplomats said Friday. Continue reading UN to Lift Sanctions on Eritrea on November 14

UNSC Committee on Somalia and Eritrea Considers Final Reports of its Monitoring Group

The UN Security Council Committee concerning Somalia and Eritrea held informal consultations to consider the final reports of the Somalia and Eritrea Monitoring Group (SEMG).

BY UNITED NATIONS | PRESS RELEASE

On 12 October 2018, the Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 751 (1992) and 1907 (2009) concerning Somalia and Eritrea held informal consultations to consider the final reports of the Somalia and Eritrea Monitoring Group (SEMG), submitted pursuant to paragraph 48 of resolution 2385 (2017).  Continue reading UNSC Committee on Somalia and Eritrea Considers Final Reports of its Monitoring Group