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Petition: Switzerland Should Give Equal Visa Opportunity to Eritrean Riders

The Swiss Embassy in Khartoum: Please STOP Politicizing Sport
The Swiss Embassy in Khartoum: Please STOP Politicizing Sport

By Seble Ephrem,

ERITREA’s passion for cycling is not news to those that have any inkling on the country’s history. In recent years a rising number of riders are being acknowledged for their professionalism, albeit reluctantly in many cases.

Only a few days ago Jock Boyer, the first American who participated in the Tour de France in 1981 gave an interview on RFI as head of the newly established Team Africa Rising.  Continue reading Petition: Switzerland Should Give Equal Visa Opportunity to Eritrean Riders

Norway to Restrict Eritreans from Visiting Ethiopia and Sudan

Norwey didn’t get it yet. Why Eritreans want to return back to Eritrea once securing protection?

By Norway Today,

THE Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (UDI) has grown tired of the Eritreans who have been granted protection in Norway, often visit their home country Eritrea. Now adds the restrictions on travel opportunities.

Immigration told the newspaper Vårt Land that there is extensive travel where Eritreans living in Norway visiting the homeland through Eritrea’s neighboring countries Sudan and Ethiopia.  Continue reading Norway to Restrict Eritreans from Visiting Ethiopia and Sudan