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Eritrea

Issayas Afewerki

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


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Target Mogadishu

With the 16th anniversary of Eritrea's Independence on 24 May President Issayas Afewerki has given a string of interviews and criticised the AU's request for UN sanctions as 'utterly irresponsible' irritating AU leaders...


Courts and killings

Renewal of the border conflict is highly unlikely but President Issayas Afewerki finds ‘no war no peace’ a useful way to keep control...


New forces in the arms bazaar

In 2005 Eritrea’s President Issayas Afewerki visited the Pakistan Ordnance Factory and reports surfaced that Eritrea was receiving Pakistani arms...


Two brutal stalemates

Eritrea's President Issayas Aferwerki is a less adept diplomat whose regular denunciations of the USA further diminish the possibility of international support...


Bristling border

Ethiopia argued that the virtual border had no legal status while Eritrean President Issayas Afewerki claimed it meant the EEBC's mandate was complete and there was no need for UNMEE to keep watch...


Shooting war in Djibouti

When Eritrea’s President Issayas Aferwerki attempted to prevent the ARS from attending the recent United Nations-sponsored Somali conference in Djibouti the ARS split...


A targeted killing

President Issayas Afewerki of Eritrea accused their sponsor the United Nations of trying to 'weaken the Somali resistance by dividing and weakening the Islamic Courts dividing and weakening the alliance and creating problems here and there...


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...


Election shockwaves spread

Ethiopia is ready for a new fight which it predicts would lead to the overthrow of Eritrea’s President Issayas Aferwerki...


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