Eritrea finally slammed for human rights violations

11/7/2012 Eritrea (MNN) ― The conclusion of the 20th United Nations session on Friday meant a historic victory for human rights in Eritrea. The U.N. Human Rights Council officially adopted a resolution on Eritrea and approved a mandate for a Special Rapporteur to report on the rights situation, according to ASSIST News Service. Shipping containers to ...

Crackdown on Christians continues in Eritrea

17/1/2011 Eritrea (MNN) ― In early January, 30 Christians were arrested and detained in Asmara, Eritrea, allegedly for holding a prayer meeting, Voice of the Martyrs, Canada reports. Some of the believers arrested had only just been released from previous detainment for their faith. According to International Christian Concern, believers in Eritrea are seldom actually charged ...