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Russia and Eritrea: 25 Years of Diplomatic Ties

Excerpts from letter of the Ambassador of Russia to Eritrea
Excerpts from letter of Mr. Azim Yarakhmedov, Ambassador of the Russian Federation. (Photo Credit: Russian Embassy in Eritrea)

BY AMBASSADOR AZIM YARAKHMEDOV

May 24, 2018 marked 25 years since the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Russian Federation and the State of Eritrea.

Eritrea and Russia, expressing mutual readiness to develop and strengthen friendship and cooperation between the two countries decided to establish diplomatic relations at the level of ambassadors in accordance with the provisions of the Vienna Convention. Continue reading Russia and Eritrea: 25 Years of Diplomatic Ties

President Isaias’ Speech at Eritrea’s 27th Independence Day Anniversary

Keynote address by President Isaias Afwerki on the occasion of Eritrea’s 27th Independence Anniversary

BY PRESIDENT ISAIAS AFWERKI

Dear Participants and Invited Guests,

Ladies and Gentlemen,

Allow me to convey, on this momentous day of the 27th anniversary of our Independence, my warmest congratulations to all the people of Eritrea inside the country as well as those who live abroad. Let me also express my gratitude to all those who have worked hard to organize and embellish this auspicious event. Continue reading President Isaias’ Speech at Eritrea’s 27th Independence Day Anniversary

An Outpouring of Love and Support as Eritrea Celebrates 27th Birthday

Eritreans are celebrating 27 years of Independence and an Eritrean identity that they earned through sacrifices and heroism.

BY BEREKET KIDANE

In the next few days, Eritrea will celebrate its twenty-seventh birthday, remembering the glorious and momentous day of May 24, 1991. Some Eritrean communities in the diaspora already got a jump and celebrated Eritrea’s birthday this past weekend. It was a beautiful sight to see, and an outpouring of love, support, and admiration for the State of Eritrea. Continue reading An Outpouring of Love and Support as Eritrea Celebrates 27th Birthday