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Eritrea

Issayas Afeworki

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


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Murder in the family

Washington is a different kind of victim: with its theory of the ‘New Africanism' it has seen Eritrean President Issayas Aferworki and Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi as the keys to regional stability and co-chiefs of the coalition against the Khartoum regime along with President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni of Uganda...


African roadshow rolls

There Clinton and President Yoweri Museveni will be co-hosting a mini regional summit at which Presidents Daniel arap Moi Benjamin Mkapa Meles Zenawi and Issayas Aferworki are expected...


Cautious but determined

Premier Meles Zenawi maintains his personal friendship with Eritrean President Issayas Aferworki and recently told television viewers that bilateral relations remained ‘strong and satisfactory'...


Big men, big countries, big hopes

Veteran guerrilla and Eritrean President Issayas Aferworki told Africa Confidential that fighting the Sudan government forces would require perseverance and innovation such as that shown by the Eritreans in their fight against Col...


Oromo talks

Deputy Secretary General Lencho Leta a leading proponent of involvement in the political process was disowned when he tried to mediate a role for the OLF in 1994 (using the influence of Eritrean President Issayas Aferworki with whom he has good relations)...


Great Satan joins the fray

(Arrests continue including on 7 June of Abdel Basit Abass Hassanein 57 an apolitical paediatrician in fragile health who was badly beaten and held incommunicado in a 'ghost house'); * fear of offending US Muslims and failure to distinguish 'Islamic' from 'Islamist'; * lobbying by some Islamic organisations and individuals; The tough Sudan line stems from three main areas of concern: * Ethiopia (and Eritrea) are viewed as key to stability in the Horn and Uganda (and Rwanda) as key to east and central Africa (dubbed in Paris the policy of the 'Young Princes' - Premier Meles Zenawi Presidents Issayas Aferworki and Yoweri Kaguta Museveni Vice-President Paul Kagamé)...


New arrivals – north and south

New Africans New LabourA debate in the FCO focuses on what officials call the 'New Africans' - Presidents Yoweri Museveni Issayas Aferworki and Meles Zenawi - who were assiduously cultivated by ex- Overseas Development Minister and Foreign Office Minister for Africa the energetic Baroness Lynda Chalker...


Trumpeting the Horn

Ethiopia is once more a force to be reckoned with as Prime Minister Meles Zenawi emerges from the shadow of his 'elder brother' President Issayas Aferworki of Eritrea...


In the front line again

Combining an assertive foreign policy hard-nosed economic reforms and a tight rein on domestic politics President Issayas Aferworki is cast from a similar mould to Uganda's Yoweri Museveni...


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