A Day of Finishes Both Dramatic and Determined
Mary Keitany of Kenya won her third straight New York City Marathon, and Tatyana McFadden became a five-time women’s wheelchair champion.
Once a Bucknell Professor, Now the Commander of an Ethiopian Rebel Army
Why Berhanu Nega traded a tenured position for the chance to lead a revolutionary force against an oppressive regime.
Looking for Legal Status
From Eritrea, to Israel, to Rwanda, to Uganda, in search of a home.
It's Bad in Eritrea, but Not That Bad
A shrill and shoddy U.N. report about human rights abuses in Eritrea may only worsen the repression.
Border Clashes Between Ethiopia and Eritrea Heighten Fears of War
Reports of fighting and possible deaths — and the lack of solid information — raise fears that Ethiopia and Eritrea are sliding once more into war.
Questions About Suspect’s Identity Circle Human Trafficking Case
Doubts about the identity of an Eritrean suspect taken into custody were raised within hours of the announcement that an arrest had been made.
U.N. Official on Eritrean Crimes
A United Nation commission of inquiry said on Wednesday that Eritrean officials had committed crimes against humanity and listed the accusations during a news conference.
Eritrean Accused of Trafficking Migrants Is Captured in Sudan, Italy Says
Extradited to Italy, Medhanie Yehdego Mered is suspected of helping lead a ring linked to the deaths of 359 people off Italy in 2013.
U.N. Accuses Eritrea’s Leaders of Crimes Against Humanity
A commission urged the Security Council to refer human rights violations by “officials at the highest levels of state” to the International Criminal Court.
Yoweri Museveni and Other African ‘Presidents for Life’
The Ugandan president was sworn in for a fifth term. President Obama has urged African leaders not to cling to power, to limited effect.
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