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Eritrea

Issayas Afeworki

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


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A dangerous invasion

After Djibouti complained that Eritrea had invaded President Issayas Afewerki responded on 19 May that this was 'a wild invention' with hidden foreign backing...


The border deadlock

Eritrean President Issayas Afewerki's government accepted that line and again complained about Ethiopian occupation...


The Ogaden's trickling sands

If it believes that the Abole oil site attack was directed by President Issayas Afeworki’s regime it can argue that it is the victim of an act of war and is justified in attacking Eritrea in self-defence...


Unlikely meeting of minds

However President Issayas Afeworki of Eritrea suggested that Ethiopia's role was delaying Amisom's full deployment...


The great gamble

The Accord's security provisions are aimed at Eritrea and President Issayas Afewerki would like it dissolved...


The Jihadists' friend

In January President Issayas Afeworki sent a minister to Nairobi to ransom a general and several senior officers who had been caught trying to escape from Somalia across the Kenyan border...


Rough justice

Uganda's Foreign Minister Sam Kutesa visited Eritrea on 19 March to meet President Issayas Afewerki and try to scale down the number of enemies...


The new frontlines

President Issayas Afewerki of Eritrea will not hold the 4th congress of his People’s Front for Democracy and Justice in 2007 (the last one was in 1994) nor Eritrea’s first elections originally promised for 1997...


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