Italy

Are Eritrea spies posing as interpreters for refugees?

Asylum seekers and activists tell Al Jazeera how government-linked translators have infiltrated the immigration system.

Are Eritrea government spies posing as refugee interpreters?

Inside Story

Why is Israel expelling thousands of African refugees?

About 40,000 Africans face deportation from Israel or indefinite imprisonment.

Israel

Israel issues deportation notices to African migrants

Israel gives asylum seekers from Eritrea and Sudan 60 days to leave the country in first wave of deportation notices.

Africa

Nile dam dispute: Troops mass on Sudan-Eritrea border

Tensions are heating up around the Nile as Sudan sends troops to the border with Eritrea at the same time that cordial meetings are being held to discuss damming the river in Ethiopia.

Libya

Slavery in Libya: Life inside a container

Two Eritreans, sold as slaves, share harrowing details of their time inside illegal detention centres in Libya.

Slavery in Libya: Life inside a container

Egypt

Sisi: Egypt does not want war with Sudan and Ethiopia

Egyptian president says Cairo seeks good relations with both countries as tensions continue to rise in Read Sea region.

Sisi: Egypt does not want war with Sudan and Ethiopia

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