Sudan

Why are tensions rising in the Red Sea region?

Egypt sends troops to Eritrea as Sudan and Turkey ink a deal to rebuild a Red Sea island and construct a naval dock.

Why are tensions rising in the Red Sea region?

Opinion

Trouble on the Nile

A new dam project, a dictatorship struggling to survive and a GCC crisis are flaring up tensions in the Nile basin.

Ahmed H Adam

by Ahmed H Adam

Ahmed H Adam

Politics

Eritrea, Egypt presidents meet amid Red Sea tensions

Afwerki meets his Egyptian counterpart in Cairo as tension between Red Sea region countries continues to rise.

Eritrea, Egypt presidents meet amid Red Sea tensions

Refugees

Israel pushes to deport asylum seekers to Rwanda

Israel plans to deport about 40,000 asylum seekers without their consent and under threat of indefinite detention.

Israel pushes to deport asylum seekers to Rwanda

Eritrea

Eritreans in Sweden: 'An end to all the silence'

Hundreds of Eritreans gather in Stockholm to protest against arrest of teachers and the director of an Islamic school.

Eritrean diaspora stages protest in the Swedish capital

Opinion

How a rare protest scared the Eritrean regime

Teachers, parents and students protested a government decision on their school. What ensued was a regime overreaction.

Abraham T Zere

by Abraham T Zere

Abraham T Zere

The Listening Post

Radio Erena: Eritrea's free voice and refugee hotline

For many Eritreans, Radio Erena is their primary information source and can mean the difference between life and death.

The Listening Post

The Fox approach to bad news: Deflect, divert, distract

We examine Fox News' role as President Donald Trump's media mouthpiece. Plus, media strangled in Eritrea.

Human Rights

Eritrea opposition: Security forces kill 28 protesters

Groups raise alarm as security forces open fire on protesting students after government crackdown on Islamic school.

Eritrea opposition: Security forces kill 28 protesters

Opinion

Remembering the day the Eritrean press died

Eritrea's transformation into a police state started with a ban on independent media 16 years ago today.

Abraham T Zere

by Abraham T Zere

Abraham T Zere

Opinion

Being stateless in America

"I'm not from here, I'm not from there; I don't belong anywhere."

Abraham T Zere

by Abraham T Zere

Abraham T Zere

Africa

Eritrea rebels struggle as government allies with Gulf states

Armed opposition groups, which have been backed by neighbouring rival Ethiopia, have been struggling to put an end to the 25-year rule of Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki for many years.

Al Jazeera Selects

Refugees: Between worlds in Israel, Turkey and Greece

Short docs about an Eritrean boarding school in Israel, refugee children in Turkey and a hotel-turned-squat in Greece.

Opinion

Eritrea: Anecdotes of indefinite anarchy

A pastiche of daily encounters illuminating the disfigured Dadaist reality of present-day Eritrea.

Abraham T Zere

by Abraham T Zere

Abraham T Zere

Opinion

Why did Qatar leave the Djibouti-Eritrea border?

The renewed Djibouti-Eritrea border dispute is the first ripple effect of the Gulf crisis in Africa.

Sultan Barakat

by Sultan Barakat
- Sansom Milton

Sultan Barakat