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Eritrea

Issayas Afeworki

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


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Opposing Issayas

The prime mover, the Eritrean Democratic Alliance (EDA), has secured support from Ethiopia and is buoyed by the momentum of the United Nations’ sanctions against President Issayas Afewerki’s regime in December 2009 (AC Vol 51 No 5)...


Blaming the USA

Eritrean President Issayas Afewerki’s immediate response was one of shock...


Target Asmara

They seemed to be backed by President Issayas Afewerki’s government, which blames the UNSC for failing to impose the border agreement drafted by the Eritrea-Ethiopia Boundary Commission in 2002...


Dangerous neighbours

New United Nations’ sanctions against Eritrea will have little immediate effect on President Issayas Afewerki’s support for Somalia’s Haraka al Shabaab al Mujahideen, Hizbul Islam and their allies, although policy choices are complicated by the current battles between militants from Al Shabaab and Hizbul Islam...


Mistaken identity

It said the team had defected after interviewing President Issayas Afewerki, who had criticised Sweden’s ‘lack of democracy’...


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...


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