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UNSC to Reconsider Eritrea Sanction, Reiterates No Evidence Eritrea Supported Al-Shabaab

Rafael-Ramirez Eritrea Sanction to re-considered
BREAKTHROUGH. Security Council confirms NO Evidence had ever found that suggest Eritrea’s support to Al-Shabaab. No evidence to confirm Eritrea’s involvement in Yemen conflict. New Monitoring Group formed. Sanction Committee invited to visit Eritrea. New Monitoring Experts told to stick to its new mandate and not on the Eritrea – Ethiopia issue.

By TesfaNews*,

The Somalia-Eritrea Sanctions Committee provided an update to the Security Council yesterday (18) on the recent findings of its Monitoring Group and called Eritrea for “frank and sincere” cooperation over its reported involvement in the Yemen conflict, support for armed groups in Ethiopia and progress on the question of Djibouti prisoners of war.

Council President for February and Ambassador of Venzuela, Rafael Darío Ramírez Carreño, spoke in his capacity as Chair of the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolutions 751 (1992) and 1907 (2009), that the Monitoring Group so far had not found any proof to suggest that Eritrea supporting Al-Shabaab. Continue reading UNSC to Reconsider Eritrea Sanction, Reiterates No Evidence Eritrea Supported Al-Shabaab