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Similarities of Two Nations: Story Does but History Does Not Lie

Some parallels based on the history of Eritrea and the United States
Some parallels based on the history of Eritrea and the United States … a reflection on the relevance of history for building a prosperous nation ….

By Dr. Amdetsion Kidane, DBA

On October 26, I posted an article titled “Sanction on Eritrea Continues: A Baseless Decision.” One of the issues I mentioned in that article is the financial burden the United States of America as a new independent nation had to go through due to Embargo by Britain deploying its mighty navy in the high seas to control movement of essential goods to the new nations. As I mentioned in the article, the move by the only superpower at the time inflicted heavy pressure on the new nation similar to one that Eritrea is currently facing.  Continue reading Similarities of Two Nations: Story Does but History Does Not Lie