The sporadic acts of subversion conducted by the Turkish Government, (under the auspices of the ruling Justice and Development Party, AKP), against Eritrea are well known to merit elaboration here. Continue reading (Press Statement) // Turkish-Qatari-Sudanese Subversive Regional Agenda
The Eritrean Ulama’a League (Rabita-i Ulama Eritriye), a Muslim organization that is seen as close to the Muslim Brotherhood, opened an office in Istanbul on Jan. 5, 2019.
The inauguration was attended by Yasin Aktay, chief advisor to ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) leader and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, as keynote speaker. Continue reading Erdogan Backed Eritrean Muslims Group Set up Office in Istanbul
In Somalia, which already lacks a strong central government, the foreign military presence risks aggravating matters and contributing to the country’s disintegration
BY MUSTAFA SALAMA | MIDDLE EAST EYE
Late last month, Somalia called on the United Nations Security Council to halt the construction of a UAE military base in Somaliland. Somalia’s ambassador to the UN slammed the deal to build the base in the port city of Berbera as a “clear violation of international law”. Continue reading Turkey-UAE Rivalry in Somalia Raising Tensions
“The road is paved for the return of Sudan’s ambassador to Egypt” – Sudan FM
BY MENNA ZAKI | AP
Sudan is returning its ambassador to Cairo “very soon,” Sudanese foreign minister said Thursday, more than a month since the envoy was recalled for consultations in a move that signaled deteriorating relations at the time.
Ibrahim Ghandour spoke at a joint news conference with his Egyptian counterpart Sameh Shoukry following talks in Cairo that included the two countries’ intelligence chiefs. Continue reading Sudan Returning its Ambassador Back to Cairo
President Isaias Afwerki was interviewed by local media on topical regional issues on Sunday, 14 January this month. Eritrea Profile is serializing Excerpts of the interview. Continue reading Interview with President Isaias Afwerki (Part II)
President Isaias Afwerki was interviewed by local media on topical regional issues on Sunday, 14 January this month. Shabait.com is serializing Excerpts of the interview. Continue reading Interview with President Isaias Afwerki (Part I)
Somali defense minister says military base will open in September
Turkey is set to open the largest military training camp in the Somali capital Mogadishu next month, where locals are battling an Islamist militant group in addition to drought.
Somali Defense Minister Abdirashid Abdullahi Mohamed said in a statement that the camp which had been under construction for the last two years will open this September and would be equipped to host up to 1,500 troops at one time. Continue reading Turkey to Open Largest Military Base in Somalia
The Special Envoy of the President and Permanent Representative of Eritrea to the UN, Ambassador Girma Asmerom participated at the World Humanitarian Summit conducted from 23 to 24 May in Istanbul, Turkey.
In a speech he delivered, the Ambassador said that the current global humanitarian crisis cannot be properly understood and effectively addressed in isolation from the violent conflicts, recurring and unjustified armed interventions, widening global socio-economic inequality, and the failure of nation building on the basis of the dignity, equality and fundamental rights of citizens. Continue reading Eritrea Participates at the World Humanitarian Summit in Turkey