Araya Desta

By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jan 30th, 2013
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by Selam Kidane When I was a primary school my teacher from grade one was my favourite teacher… one day during lunch hour, we all saw her being led away across our play ground wailing whilst being held by some of the other teachers (including one of my least favourite teachers)…so I assumed that the ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jan 25th, 2013
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By Reporters Without Borders; The Eritrean capital, Asmara, saw an uprising on 21 January that was both unexpected and short-lived. Around 100 soldiers staged a mutiny and stormed the information ministry. The army responded by surrounding the building with tanks. After a 12-hour interruption, the st...
By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Jan 17th, 2012
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Eritrea’s envoy to the United Nations says his country is vindicated following a recently-released preliminary U.N. report that found insufficient evidence that Asmara provided weapons to Somalia militant group al-Shabab last year. Eritrea has often maintained its innocence over accusations it suppor...
By benim
In East Africa
Jul 28th, 2011
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Nairobi – Eritrea was behind a plot to attack an African Union summit in Ethiopia in January and is bankrolling al-Qaeda linked Somali rebels through its embassy in Kenya, according to a UN report. A UN Monitoring Group report on Somalia and Eritrea said the Red Sea state’s intelligence p...