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Eritrea

Issayas Afewerki

Date of Birth: 2/2/1946
Place of Birth: Asmara, Eritrea


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The focus shifts

Yet Ethiopia fears that Eritrea's President Issayas Aferworki will manufacture a crisis to distract attention from his regime's internal problems...


Washington's new pragmatism

For example Eritrea has promised US Air Force planes refuelling rights; presumably Asmara hopes that Washington's criticism of President Issayas Aferworki's crackdown will remain muted...

They included Ethiopia's Meles Zenawi Eritrea's Issayas Afewerki and Uganda's Yoweri Museveni...


October evolution

To the north Meles's cousin President Issayas Afewerki of Eritrea is under fire from local and foreign critics for his autocratic style (AC Vol 42 Nos 19 & 20)...


Hagos heads home

As war-hero-turned-dissident Mesfin Hagos prepares to return home to near certain imprisonment for criticising President Issayas Afewerki international pressure is mounting on the government to reverse its recent moves to suppress dissent (AC Vol 42 No 19)...


Crackdown

Critics of President Issayas Afeworki complain about his autocratic style...


Nervy

Hebret Berhe boldly criticised the resistance to reform and democracy of the ruling People's Front for Democracy and Justice and President Issayas Aferworki and denouncing the 'kangaroo courts' meaning the Special Military Court (AC Vol 42 No 14)...


Crimes against the state

At the end of May 15 leading members of the PFDJ's 75-member Central Council published an unprecedented open letter denouncing President Issayas Afeworki's autocratic rule...


Storm after the storm

Now like his Eritrean counterpart President Issayas Aferworki he faces pent-up grievances from his own faction...


Winter in Asmara

For the first time in his political life President Issayas Aferworki faces serious challenges from his political peers...


Mixed fortunes

The ruling People's Front for Democracy and Justice congress in mid-year will plan for December's elections to which President Issayas Afeworki reluctantly agreed...


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