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Part II interview with B/General Woubetu

This is Part II interview with B/General Woubetu Tsegaye about his 32 years service in the military and his participation defending the integrity of his motherland Ethiopia. He has written a book about his firsthand account about the war between Ethiopia and Eritrea. He was also was implicated in an ...

EU, battling migrant crisis, urges Eritrea to respect human rights| Reuters

Oct 21, 2015    

ADDIS ABABA European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini called on Tuesday for greater respect for human rights in Eritrea, a major source country of refugees who risk their lives trying to cross the Mediterranean to reach Europe. The U.N. refugee agency UNHCR says 5,000 people flee the impoverished Red Sea state each month, with those who make it to Europe often saying they fled indefinite military conscription and other human rights abuses.Officials in Asmara deny the charges, saying human traffickers, not rights abuses, are to blame for the large exodus of people from the Horn of...

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