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Eritrea News Headlines

  • Ethiopia: Punished For Defending Constitution 27 Apr 2017 20:17 Black Star News [Africa New Update: Commentary]     Some critics have accused Ethiopia of using civilians to combat terrorists in the eastern Ogaden region but it is becoming harder and harder to keep away the volunteers. Unlike before, Ethiopia is currently improving …
  • Alexandrians Open Wallets, Hearts to Refugees 27 Apr 2017 19:44 Alexandria Gazette Packet Churches, city services, individuals work to meet needs. Mohammad Yaqoobi and his wife Homa sit with Natasha Jones at the Alexandria Workforce Development Center on Beauregard Street getting an orientation to the Virginia Initiative for Employment Not …
  • The Story of a Man Born as a Muslim, but Killed as a Jew 27 Apr 2017 19:07 Virtual Jerusalem News In an unusual move, the Samaria Regional Council decided to "adopt" a soldier who fell during the War of Independence in 1948 and has no family to celebrate each year with his memory. Baruch Mizrahi,was a fighter of the Etzel, also known as the …
  • Born Muslim, died as a Jew 27 Apr 2017 18:47 Arutz Sheva The Shomron regional council has decided to "adopt" a fallen soldier from the War of Independence who has no family to commemorate him. Baruch Mizrachi was a fighter in the Etzel who was born as a Muslim and converted after he joined the Betar …
  • Family of Jailed Eritrean Journalist Renews Calls for His Release 27 Apr 2017 18:06 Voice of America When people from across the globe gather on May 3 to recognize World Press Freedom Day in Jakarta, Indonesia, the recipient of the top prize won’t be there. He will be spending his 16th year in a secret prison in Eritrea. The awardee, Dawit Isaak, is an …
  • Asylum-seekers protest 20% wage deduction law 27 Apr 2017 17:59 Jerusalem Post Protesters outside the Tel Aviv Museum of Art on Thursday. (photo credit:ELIYAHU KAMISHER) Around 20 Israeli activists and African asylum-seekers protested in Tel Aviv on Thursday against a law, which beginning May 1 will see 20% deducted from the …
  • The UK has fallen down the press freedom rankings 27 Apr 2017 17:25 Metro Cafe The UK has fallen down the press freedom rankings (Picture: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) Accusations of FAKE NEWS and increased surveillance has seen the UK and US fall down the press freedom rankings. The UK now sits 40th out of 180 countries on the …
  • 16 nations named ‘egregious’ religious-freedom violators 27 Apr 2017 17:12 Catholic World News Catholic World News April 27, 2017 In its newly released annual report, the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) is urging the State Department to designate or redesignate 16 nations as “countries of particular concern” ( …
  • Trudeau Liberals Looking To Automatically Approve Some Refugees 27 Apr 2017 16:57 Daily Caller 5619160 Canada’s Liberal government is moving toward the sleeker but potentially catastrophic refugee screening process that could automatically approve refugee status for many asylum seekers and illegals that have been coming across the border. The …
  • Press Freedom In Colombia: Reporters Without Borders 27 Apr 2017 16:30 Today Colombia TODAY COLOMBIA (Colombia Reports) Press freedom in Colombia has slightly improved contrary to a global trend of reduced freedom, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) said in its annual World Press Freedom Index. The RSF expressed a “degree of hope” thanks to …