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Eritrea at 22, Demonstration of United Strength

"Eritreans must realize how powerful that you are" - YG
“Eritreans must realize how powerful that you are” – YG

By Amanuel Biedemariam,

Trying to sum up Eritrea’s 22nd Independence weekend, all the events, activities, festivities and emotions in one word or in a simple statement is quite a task. It is surreal and hard to believe, see or, imagine the collective joy Eritreans experienced during the action packed weekend of celebrations.

For decades, Eritreans in the Diaspora have established activities that can bring-them the feel of home wherever they are. The Independence Day celebrations accentuate that feeling tenfold because Eritrean Independence is the result of long struggle, sacrifices and collective experiences expressed joyfully and colorfully. Continue reading Eritrea at 22, Demonstration of United Strength