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UNODC Asmara Workshop to Strengthen Regional Police Cooperation

A 3-day workshop aimed at strengthening International and Regional Police Cooperation in Eastern Africa was conducted in Asmara in collaboration with the United Nations Office on Drug and Crime (UNODC), Eritrea’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, IGAD and Interpol.

BY BILLION TEMESGHEN | SHABAIT

As it describes itself, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) “is a global leader in the fight against illicit drugs and international crime. Established in 1997, through a merger between the United Nations Drug Control Programme and the Centre for International Crime Prevention, the UNODC operates in all regions of the world through an extensive network of field offices. Continue reading UNODC Asmara Workshop to Strengthen Regional Police Cooperation

EU Contemplating Sanctions Against Migrant-source Countries

Dimitris Avramopoulos, the EU’s commissioner for migration, warns Brussels may withhold development aid and impose trade and visa sanctions on migrant-source countries in Africa and Asia for refusing to take back deported citizens. (Geert Vanden Wijngaert/Associated Press)

BY JAMIE DETTMER | VOA NEWS

The EU’s commissioner for migration says Brussels may withhold development aid and impose trade and visa restrictions on migrant-source countries in Africa and Asia to force them to take back failed asylum-seekers.

In an interview with Britain’s The Times published Saturday, Dimitris Avramopoulos said EU chiefs “are considering stopping funding of major development projects. We invested in these regions to create opportunities and keep people there.” Continue reading EU Contemplating Sanctions Against Migrant-source Countries

15 Sudanese Asylum Seekers Killed at Egypt-Israel Border

TRAGIC. The death of the 15 Sudanese would-be migrants ended a lull in attempts by migrants to cross into Israel from Sinai

By TesfaNews,

Egyptian officials in the Sinai Peninsula say 15 Sudanese migrants have been killed near the Israeli border in Egypt, after reportedly getting caught in crossfire between Egyptian security forces and Bedouin smugglers.

The officials say police opened fire on the migrants Sunday after they ignored warning shots and sprinted toward the fence.

The accident happened around 12 miles south of the town of Rafah in the northern Sinai region, a troubled area, close to the border with both Israel and Gaza. Continue reading 15 Sudanese Asylum Seekers Killed at Egypt-Israel Border

ህዝቢ ኤርትራ ጸላእቲ ንምሕራይ ኢዱ ኣይቅስርን ፡ ድሕሪ ድንዕታ ዘሎ ዓውታ ኸኣ ተኸዊልዎ ኣይፈልጥን!

ካብ ብዓሎቕ ተጻባእቲ እትጭነቕ፡ ሎሚ ነቶም ዓሎቕትኻ ሕነቅ። ካብ ማእገር ሓድነትካ ዝቡርቆቕ፡ ኣብ እምነት መትከል ፍትሒ ዕዮኻ ኣሚንካ፡ ንያት ሰማእታትካ ሰንቕ። ንዘይዓርብ ንያትካን፡ ነባሪ ጅግንነትካን፡ ንጽባሕ ዘይኮነ ንሎሚ ተጠቐመሉ! መኸተኻ፡ ንሎሚ ዘይኮነ ንሕጂ ዕየየሉ! ንድሕነትካን፡ ውሕስነትካን ሉኡላዊት ሃገርካን፡ ኣብ እንግድዓ ጸላእትኻ ሕጂ ዳግማይ ነባሪ ድንክል ትኸለሉ ህዝቢ ኤርትራ!!

ግዱሳት ተጸናጸንቲ እከይ ውዲታት

ህዝቢ ኤርትራ ሕጂ መንግስቲ ምስ ተኸለ ኣይኮነን መሰናኽል ዝገጥሞ ዘሎ፡ ትማሊ ኣብ`ቲ ንምህላዉ ዝካይዶ ዝነበረ ቓልሲ`ውን ከቢድ ፈተነ ክሓልፍ እንከሎ፡ እዛ ንዓይና ብጨው ሓጺባ፡ ዓይና ብኽፉቱ ዘዕወረት ዓለም፡ ንቓንዛኡን ሕማሙን ከምዘይንታያ ቆጺራ ክትፍርጆ እንከላ፡ ነቶም ህዝቢ ኤርትራ ዘካየዶ ዝነበረ ቃልሲ ንምድርቋሱ ጥራይ ዘይኮነ፡ ጌና ምስ እስትንፋሱ እንከሎ፡ ዓለም ባዕላ ኣብ ዝፈሓረቶ ጉድጓድ ክትቀብሮ ክትሕልን እንከላ፡ ንድምጹ ስለ ዝሰምዐት ዘይኮነ ማዕሪኣ ሰሪዓቶ፡ ንድምጹ ንኽትሰምዕ ርእሳ ስለ ዘድነና፡ ብእዝና ኣደጊፋ ስለ ዘስመዓ ኢዩ፡ እታ ሓንሳብ ምስ ተሰቕለት ዘይትደንን ባንዴራ ሓቂ፡ ኣብ`ታ ዘይትስበር እንኮ ኤርትራዊት ዘንጊ ሰቒሉ፡ ክብሪ ሉኡላዊት ሃገር ኤርትራ ኣብ ዓለም ዘረጋገጸ። Continue reading ህዝቢ ኤርትራ ጸላእቲ ንምሕራይ ኢዱ ኣይቅስርን ፡ ድሕሪ ድንዕታ ዘሎ ዓውታ ኸኣ ተኸዊልዎ ኣይፈልጥን!

Eritrea: Business Ethics, Migration and Trafficking

An event organised in London this week by SIHRG and UPF discussed key issues facing Eritrea from the development of its natural resources through to migration and trafficking.

By Yared Tesfay,

A JOINT event of the Solicitors International Human Rights Group (SIHRG) and the Universal Peace Federation (UPF) UK that was the third part in a series convened by SIHRG on Eritrea and the development of Business, Human Rights and Corporate Social Responsibility. It discussed key issues facing Eritrea from the development of its natural resources through to migration and trafficking. Continue reading Eritrea: Business Ethics, Migration and Trafficking

Eritrea Participated at the 24th Session of the UN CCPCJ

First Secretary of the Eritrean Permanent Mission to the United Nations, Mr. Nebil Said, represent Eritrea at the 24th Session of the UN Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice conference in Vienna, Austria.

By TesfaNews,

ERITREA participated at the 24th Session of the UN Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice that was held on 18 – 22 May 2015 in Vienna, Austria.

In its annual Session, the Commission discussed on various global challenges from transnational organized crimes, including trafficking in persons, smuggling of migrants, corruption, drug trafficking, etc.  Continue reading Eritrea Participated at the 24th Session of the UN CCPCJ

ስደት ፋይዳ ሓሶት መብጽዓ!

ኣእሙሮ መንእሰያት ዝሰልቡን ዝብድሁ ክስተታትን ማሕበራውን ቁጠባውን ጸገማትን፡ ጸቕጢ መሓዙትን እንዳተበራረዩ ይፈታትንዎ ደኣምበር መንእሰይ ኤርትራ ነዚ’ውን በዲሁ እዩ ዝጓዓዝ ዘሎ ። ተልእኾ ህንጸት ሃገር ቀሊል ከምዘይኮነ ናይ ኩላትና ግንዛበ ዝሓትት ሓቂ እዩ። ኣብ ከምዚ በዳሂ ጊዜ ብኣተሓሳስባ ክትደክምን ኢድካ ክትህብን ተኽእሎ ከምዘሎ ዘይከሓድ እዩ። ስለዝኾነ ገለ መንእሳያትና ግዳይ ናብ ስግረ-ዶብ ዘቛምት ሕማም ክጥቅዑ በቒዖም። እቲ ዝበዝሐ ስኑ ነኺሱ ዝምክት ዘሎ ተባዕ መንእሰይ ግን ክሳብ ሕጂ ሓኾት ይብል ስለዘሎ ድማ እዩ ሎሚ ኤርትራ ከም ሃገር ክትፈርስ ዘይኮነስ እኳ’ድኣ ክትስውድ ዝብቕዐት።

ብ ዶ/ር በረከት ፈዳይ ( ወዲ ፈዳይ)፣

ዘለናዮ ዘመነ-ዓውለማነት ንቴክኖሎጂ ሰረት ብምግባር ብረቂቕ ሓይሊ ኣቢሉ ኣብ መንጎ ትካላትን ሃገራትን ስግረ-ዶባዊ ኣተሓሳስባ ኣማዕቢሉ ማሕበራውን ቁጠባውን ፖለቲካውን ዝምድናታት ፈጢርካ ዓለምና ናብ ቁሸት ንምቕያር ዘተባብዕ፡ ናይ ዘመንና ህያብ ተባሂሉ ይግምገም እዩ። ምዕራባውያን ኣዝዩ ብዝተራቐቐ ስልቲ ነቲ ዘለዎም ዓለማዊ ቁጠባዊ ዓብላልነት ርሒብ ተጠቂሞም፡ ንረቂቕ ሓይሎም ኣማእኪሎም እቲ እንኮ ተመራጺ ባህሊ ዓለምና ምዕራባዊ ባህሊ ምዃኑ ከእምኑ ንኣእሙሮ ሕብረተሰብ ዓለም ዘሪዖም ንዓመታት ስለዝሰርሕሉ፡ ብሰንኩ ሎሚ ኣብ ዓለምና ዝበለጸ መነባብሮ ያኢ ንኽረኽቡ ናብ ምዕራባውያን ሃገራት ዘቛምቱ ቁጽሪ ስደተኛታት ብዘስደምም ጻኦታዊ (Exodus ) ዋሕዚ ክስደዱ ዓለምና ትምስክር ዘላ።  Continue reading ስደት ፋይዳ ሓሶት መብጽዓ!

Britain Refuses to Accept EU Migrant Resettlement Plan

European Union is finally ready to take its own responsibilities by: saving lives, welcoming refugees, addressing the root causes of the phenomenon, and dismantling criminal organisations. It also promised “not to send back any refugee intercepted at sea against their will”. WELCOME TO EUROPE!

By Reuters,

BRITAIN said on Tuesday it would not participate in any European Union plan to resettle refugees using country quotas, saying it preferred to focus its efforts on tackling people traffickers instead.

The European Commission is planning to legislate before the end of the year to ensure the burden of housing immigrants is shared across the bloc, according to binding quotas based on criteria such as economic health and population.  Continue reading Britain Refuses to Accept EU Migrant Resettlement Plan