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"To free Journalists means to free Eritrea"

Article
Vanessa Berhe 2014-11-20
We believe that human rights apply to everyone, always. Therefore, we present tomorrow, Wednesday (November 19, 2014) the "Free Eritrea" campaign. Starting tomorrow, with the...

See No Evil Hear No Evil: A Portrait of Denial

Article
Daniel Teclegiorgis 2014-11-18
My question for this assertion is how is it going to be feasible to applaud the outcome of military fight as victory while discrediting its leadership and subjugating the flow...

FTE's Dr Russom Mesfun Interviews : Martin Plaut Former BBC reporter

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Dr. Russom Mesfun 2014-11-16
Born in South Africa in May 1950, Martin Plaut received his first degree in Social Science from the University of Cape Town, and an Honours degree in Industrial Relations from...

FTE's Dr Russom Mesfun Interviews : Ambassador Andebrhan Welde Giorgis Part 2

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Dr. Russom Mesfun 2014-11-13
 Ambassador Andebrhan Welde Giorgis Interview Part 2

FTE's Dr Russom Mesfun Interviews : Ambassador Andebrhan Welde Giorgis Part 1

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Dr. Russom Mesfun 2014-11-09
 Ambassador Andebrhan Welde Giorgis Interview Part 1

Join Asmarino Independent's VoD Team

Article
AI Staff 2014-11-06
VoD is looking for highly motivated candidates to collect, draft, edit and present relevant news items from various sources exclusively but not limited to Eritrea and the rest...

The Eritrean Dream: Growing Gray in Search of the Right to Remain Hungry

Article
Tesfalem Habte Yemane 2014-11-04
Is there such a thing called Eritrean Dream? On many occasions, we hear about the American dream-a dream whereby the individual lives in a democratic society with no physical and/or...

Eritrea - FTE: Interview Meaza Petros; Daughter of Eritrean prisoners of conscience Aster Yohannes and...

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Dr. Russom Mesfun 2014-11-02
More than Six thousand and five hundred miles away, another nation’s leader could not have found a better time to put behind bars the highest members of his government, crushing...

FTE: Exclusive Interview Leonard Vincent

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Dr. Russom Mesfun 2014-10-26
Exclusive Interview with French journalist Leonard Vincent who spoke with two Arbi Harnet members in Asmara over the weekend.

Eritrea: Hope beyond measure……….

Op-ed
AI Staff 2014-10-25
we need to acknowledge fully the reality and yet continue to hope beyond measure.  That is what many are doing and I for one need the infusion of their spirit to keep believing...

Eritrean resistance steps up pressure on President Isaias Afewerki

News
Martin Plaut 2014-10-28
Two members of the Eritrean resistance, speaking via a secure connection, described conditions inside the country. “Essentials like water, electricity...

Eritrea: Asmara residents will retaliate against roundups by Ethiopian mercenaries deployed by the regime

News
Arbi Harnet 2014-10-24
In response to the silent but stanch refusal to report for military training as part of the ‘Popular Army’ or national service, mounted by residents...

Eritrea: Asmara Tense but Hopeful Following Mass Resistance to Forced Militarization

Breaking News
AI Staff 2014-10-22
The activists who say they are quietly hopeful about the new turn of events state, ‘no one is moving about the city confidently yet, because we know...

Eritrea's struggle for media freedom

News Analysis
Michael Abraha 2014-10-21
The Eritrean government claims it does not punish citizens for their views but takes measures only if their activities endanger national security. But...

Eritrean Media: Hindered but not defeated

Interview
Michael Abraha 2014-10-19
Excerpts from Discussions with Dr. Yebio Woldemariam, Chair of the Commission on Eritrean Refugees and Suleiman Hussein, Head of Citizens for Democratic...

Eritrea: Residents of the Capital quietly resist the government's militarisation campaign

News
Arbi Harnet 2014-10-10
Residents in Asmara, the capital of Eritrea, successfully defied orders for many of them to report for military training in accordance to notices that...

Eritrea: Activists inside the country anticipate more refugees as the government intensifies militarization

News
Arbi Harnet 2014-10-07
(Arbi Harnet) in Asmara report that the government has launched a new campaign forcing people to go into military training. The campaign that is being...

Eritrea’s capital Asmara still numb with pain following last year’s migrant boat disaster

News
Arbi Harnet 2014-10-03
Many families across the city and throughout the country still continue to mourn their loss, but without the traditional rituals and burials it has become...

Hidden Oppression in Eritrea

News Analysis
VITTORIO LONGHI 2014-10-03
As people gathered in the main streets of Asmara after the shipwreck to view photos of the dead, the police arrived to disperse the crowd, but not before...

Survivors of Lampedusa shipwreck to meet pope

News
Associated Press 2014-09-30
Organizer Tareke Brhane said Tuesday that about 50 survivors, mostly living in northern Europe, will travel to Lampedusa for the Thursday event as they...

"I am the Pope and Seyoum is my brother". Vanessa from Sweden/Eritrea you are a genius!

Alewana (ኣለዋና!)
AI Staff 2014-11-18
"I am the Pope and Seyoum is my brother". Vanessa from Sweden/Eritrea you are a genius!

COI Discussion with Elsa Chyrum in Oakland, November 8th

Press Release
COI-Eritrea 2014-11-17
Mrs. Elsa Chryum, Founder and Director of Human Rights Concern Eritrea (HRC-E) discussed the recent decision of the United Nations Human Rights Council...

War Dances

Poems
Zekre Lebona 2014-11-12
In the Sahel. Day begins with war rumbles. Its harvest; bodies in shrouds. And night with dances. Virtues or vices?

Stuck in Calais

Poems
Zekre Lebona 2014-11-09
Cold and miserable. ...The war in Eritrea for the ports. The “Jewels” of illusion. Now, desolate and forlorn.

Hope & Despair

Poems
Petros Haile 2014-11-02
Under difficult circumstances and reality  you and her, manage to bring victory  confidence gained, and people were ready  build on success, to repeat...

Open Letter to Mr. Ban Ki-moon Secretary-General of the United Nations

Press Release
HRCE, EGS 2014-10-29
The Commission of Inquiry was created by the Human Rights Council in June 2014, through a consensus decision in which the Council condemned the "continued...

Sweet Dreams

Poems
Gabriel Guangul 2014-10-26
this room of poisoned air a house of idle fear of sentiments and dead atmosphere turns the sweetness of now; to sour later

An Eritrean Draft Dodger

Poems
Zekre Lebona 2014-10-25
Drafted at the point of a gun, a conscript crossed the border; dropping behind another gun. Yet, with the same weapon, a substitute was found.

BROKEN BRIDGES

Writers Corner
Gabriel Guangul 2014-10-23
These collections of short stories, under the title BROKEN BRIDGES, were written back in 2003. They will be re-posted here on asmarino website in the coming...

Isaias or bias?

Writers Corner
Daniel Teclegiorgis 2014-10-20
In the hassle of tussles about life’s puzzles there seems to wallow a wonky architecture like a stage to ponder an image of the uncertain future if...

ዕላል መስትያት ቤትና ብዘካርያስ ክብርኣብ: ምስ ምሕረተኣብ እምባየ (ሃኒ)

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ዘካርያስ ክብርኣብ 2014-11-19
ዕላል መስትያት ቤትና ብዘካርያስ ክብርኣብ: ምስ ምሕረተኣብ እምባየ (ሃኒ) 

ሰራየ ፡ ሓማስየን፡ ኣኩሎጉዛይ ሓደ ህዝቢ ሓደ ልቢ’ዶ ወይስ ሓደ ህዝቢ ሽሕ ልቢ ?

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ሃብቶም ገብረማርያም 2014-11-18
ስለዚ፡ ብኣባይታ ዘየሎ መዝሙር እናዘመርካ፡ ውሽጥኻ ከይነጽሃካ ንስለ እናበልካ ዝግበር ቴማ ካብ ዘየድሊ ምቅርሕሓን ምምጻእ ሓሊፉ ዘምጽኦ ዝጭበጥ ዓወት የሎን እንትርፎ ክስራን።ቁስልኻ...

FTE's Dr Russom Mesfun Interviews : Martin Plaut Former BBC reporter

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Dr. Russom Mesfun 2014-11-16
Born in South Africa in May 1950, Martin Plaut received his first degree in Social Science from the University of Cape Town, and an Honours degree in Industrial Relations from the University of the Witwatersrand, before going on to do an MA at the University of Warwick. He has reported from most of...

FTE's Dr Russom Mesfun Interviews : Ambassador Andebrhan Welde Giorgis Part 2

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Dr. Russom Mesfun 2014-11-13
 Ambassador Andebrhan Welde Giorgis Interview Part 2

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ኣዝማሪኖ ትግርኛ

ዕላል መስትያት ቤትና ብዘካርያስ ክብርኣብ: ምስ ምሕረተኣብ እምባየ (ሃኒ)

ዕላል መስትያት ቤትና ብዘካርያስ ክብርኣብ: ምስ ምሕረተኣብ እምባየ (ሃኒ) 

ሰራየ ፡ ሓማስየን፡ ኣኩሎጉዛይ ሓደ ህዝቢ ሓደ ልቢ’ዶ ወይስ ሓደ ህዝቢ ሽሕ ልቢ ?

ስለዚ፡ ብኣባይታ ዘየሎ መዝሙር እናዘመርካ፡ ውሽጥኻ ከይነጽሃካ ንስለ እናበልካ ዝግበር ቴማ...

ትውልዲ “ኣለና”፡ ኣሎ ከይትብሎ የልቦን: የልቦን ከይትብሎ ኣሎ። 1ይ ክፋል

ዝተወልደ ክመውት ክሓልፍ ግድነት እካ እንተኾነ ክትቅበሎ ዘሸግረሉ ኩነት ኣሎ። ኣብ ምንቲ ምንታይ...

ንዛተ፡- ዘተ መፍትሒ ኩሉ ሽግራት እዩ'ሞ ጸገምና ብዘተ ንፍታሓዮ!

ንሓድሕድና ተኸባቢርና ውሁድን ዕዉትን ስራሕ ክንሰርሕ፡ ብዘይካ ዘተን ልዝብን  ምክያድ ካልእ...

2ይ ክፋል “ኤርትራ ኣብ ቀራና መንገዲ” ብኣምባሳደር ዓንደብርሃን ወልደጊዮርጊስ

1941-1952 ዝነበረ መግዛእቲ እንግሊዝ ንኤርትራ ንምፍላይን ካብ ጥልያን ዝተወርሰ ሃብታ ብምውሳድን...

ትዕዝብተይ ኣብ ሕብረተሰብ: ሕብረተሰብና ከመይ ኣሎ?

ሕብረተሰብና ከመይ ኣሎ? ናይ ቀደም ባህሉን ልምድታቱን ዓቂቡ ኣብ ግቡእ ክብሩ’ዶ’ሎ? ወይስ...