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2006-02-09 04:07:45

By Ed Harris ASMARA (Reuters) - Eritrea denied on Thursday U.N. charges of smuggling weapons to rebels in Sudan's western Darfur region, as direct flights resumed between Asmara and Khartoum. U.N.

2006-02-08 15:32:05

By Evelyn Leopold UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The Security Council on Wednesday gave the United States another 30 days to try and resolve the Eritrea-Ethiopia border dispute before considering any U.N. troop redeployment, U.S. Ambassador John Bolton said.

2006-01-27 08:07:52

By Ed Harris BARENTU, Eritrea (Reuters) - Every day, Kahsay Semere thinks with longing of his home in Badme, a border town claimed by Eritrea and Ethiopia.

2006-01-19 09:46:33

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - The top U.S. diplomat for Africa arrived in Ethiopia on Thursday to mediate in a border dispute with Eritrea after Asmara blocked her attempt to visit the disputed area, officials said. A U.N. source told Reuters that Jendayi Frazer was heading to the tense border.

2006-01-18 09:49:12

By Ed Harris ASMARA (Reuters) - Senior U.S. and Eritrean officials held talks in Washington over the Horn of Africa country's border tension with Ethiopia, an Eritrean government minister said on Wednesday. On Tuesday U.S.

2006-01-18 06:33:47

By Ed Harris ASMARA (Reuters) - Senior U.S. and Eritrean officials held talks in Washington over the Horn of Africa country's border dispute with Ethiopia, an Eritrean government minister said on Wednesday. On Tuesday U.S.

2006-01-17 19:14:57

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is uncertain whether Eritrea will allow its mediator in a border dispute with Ethiopia into the Horn of Africa country due to Eritrea's resistance to the mission, U.S. officials said on Tuesday.

2006-01-15 05:00:52

By C. Bryson Hull NAIROBI (Reuters) - The United States is throwing its geopolitical might into breaking the Eritrea-Ethiopia border deadlock but analysts say its only hope is to persuade Addis Ababa to fully accept the deal that ended a murderous war between the Horn of Africa neighbors.

2006-01-12 04:21:42

By Ed Harris ASMARA (Reuters) - Eritrea has given a lukewarm reaction to an impending U.S. mission which hopes to mediate in its dispute with Ethiopia over a border where a 1998-2000 war cost 70,000 lives and tensions have risen in recent months.

2006-01-10 18:23:38

By Irwin Arieff UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Weapons are flowing to anti-government rebels in Sudan's strife-torn Darfur region from neighboring Chad, Eritrea and Libya in violation of a U.N. arms embargo, U.N. experts said in a report obtained by Reuters on Tuesday.


Latest Eritrea Reference Libraries

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2008-02-05 14:33:28

The Spotted Sandgrouse (Pterocles senegallus), is a species of bird in the Pteroclididae family of birds. It is found in Afghanistan, Algeria, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, India, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Jordan, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, and Western Sahara.

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2007-01-02 11:34:00

The Savannah Monitor, varanus exanthematicus, is a lizard which habitat extends from Senegal as far as Eritrea and northern Zaire. The majority of lizard skin used in the leather trade is derived from this species. This is a robust creature, with powerful limbs used for digging. It grows to lengths in excess of 4 to 5 feet and in some instances can cause deep lacerations with its claws and tail, although these are usually unintentional traits. Its diet is wide-ranging, including giant...

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Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.