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Country in Africa Capital: Asmara Location: Eastern Africa, bordering the Red Sea, between Djibouti and Sudan
Population:5,502,026
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Who is the President of Eritrea?

Isaias Afewerki is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting for independence from Ethiopia, Afewerki (MORE)

Where is Eritrea?

Eritrea is situated along the Red Sea. North east Africa (horn of Africa) Country in Africa Capital: Asmara Location: Eastern Africa Population:7,502,026 as of 2014

Who are eritreas allies?

Ethiopia was the closest ally before they bitterly broke relations in Summer 1997. Since then the only country that may be considered an ally was Libya under the Gadafi regime. It is very difficult to give straight answer, even the state president does not try to answer this question when raised in (MORE)

How did eritrea get its name?

the name cames from the Greeks they were calling to the red sea eritros the word was taken from that eritros and the itlian colonization from that word they call ERITREA. from ERITROS

When did eritrea become a country?

Eritrea was summoned to become a country in 1991, though it onlybecame a state. Eritrea finally became an independent country in1993.

What is the vegetation in eritrea?

Almost all natural vegetation in Eritrea are semi-arid with either annual plants or deciduous perennials which produce during a short rainy season of just a few months. According to 1995 government report about 8.9 % of land in Eritrea is cultivated for agriculture. Climate in Eritrea is controll (MORE)

Is eritrea safe?

yes . That's safe from terrorism, or safe from diseases likely to affect westerners? I doubt the latter.

Who is the leader of Eritrea?

I'm very sure that you don't know how Eritrean President is because he is an eater and a killer of his people no one knows who he is and no one knows why he is a president he is a dectoture.

What languages are spoken in Eritrea?

There are technically no official languages of Eritrea, as theConstitution dictates that all languages of Eritrea should beequal. The languages of Tigrinya and Arabic the main languagesspoken throughout Eritrea. English and Italian are also widelyunderstood. The most spoken languages in Eritrea are: (MORE)

What is Eritrea famous for?

Eritrea is famous for its sports culture and its ideal location in the African continent. It has always been a trade hub, considering its proximity with Ethiopia, Sudan and the Red Sea. There are many international sports figures who are emerging from this country, especially in the football arena. (MORE)

How poor is Eritrea?

Not poor at all, it actually has the fastest growing economy in the horn of Africa, pretty impressive if you ask me! after coming out of the 30 year war with ethiopia resilience played a monumental factor in this countries ability to overcome poverty, droughts as well as financial suffering.

Where was the ancient Eritrea?

Eritrea, is a country in the Horn of Africa. Bordered by Sudan (west), Ethiopia (south), and Djibouti (southeast). Has a long coast line of Red Sea.

Who is the king of Eritrea?

8th June, 1998 At a meeting of the Saudi Council of Ministers on 8th June, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Fahd bin Abdul Ariz , urged Eritrea and Ethiopia to call a halt to their armed confrontation and find a solution to their dispute in a peaceful manner. Source: London Information Office (MORE)

Is eritrea a bad place?

OF COURSE NOT! I am Eritrean and it is a beautiful country. the people are very safe and you will definitely not get snatched ( or kidnapped). You can stay out until past dark and you will still be safe. It is a great place for tourism, and the people are very friendly.

Did eritrea win the war or Ethiopia?

The war between Ethiopia and Eritrea was won by exclusively by Ethiopia because Ethiopia occupied most of southern Eritrea and took back the flash point town of Badme and still is under Ethiopia.

How do you spell eritrea?

You spell it like Eritrea by the way i think Eritrea is a wounder full place full of warm hearted people filled with love and joy.

Who was the President of Eritrea in 2010?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 2010. He is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting (MORE)

Who was the President of Eritrea in 2009?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 2009. He is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting (MORE)

Who was the president of Eritrea in 2006?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 2006. He is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting (MORE)

Who was the President of Eritrea in 2005?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 2005. He is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting (MORE)

Who was the President of Eritrea in 2003?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 2003. He is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting (MORE)

Who was the President of Eritrea in 2000?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 2000. He is the first and only president of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting (MORE)

Who was the President of Eritrea in 1999?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 1999. He is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting (MORE)

Who was the President of Eritrea in 1998?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 1998. He is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting (MORE)

Who was the President of Eritrea in 1997?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 1997. He is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting (MORE)

Who was the President of Eritrea in 1996?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 1996. He is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting (MORE)

Who was the President of Eritrea in 1995?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 1995. He is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting (MORE)

Who was the President of Eritrea in 1993?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 1993 after being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly, shortly after Eritrean independence. He is still the first and only president today. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eri (MORE)

How rich is Eritrea?

It's ranked cleanest country in Africa and lowest poverty inAfrica, HIV is lowest. It's an okay country i guess.

What do the people of Eritrea look like?

They've got light skin. Although they're considered as black and from africa , they are blessed with there hair type as its soft, long , shiny and easy to do ,hair.

Who was the President of Eritrea in 2011?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 2011. He is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting (MORE)

Who was the President of Eritrea in 2012?

Isaias Afewerki was the President of Eritrea in 2012. Afewerki is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fi (MORE)

What is the telephone country code for Eritrea?

Eritrea is country code +291. Fixed lines begin with +291 1. GSM mobile numbers begin with +2917. CDMA mobile numbers begin with +291 8. (The plus sign means "insert your international access prefix here." From a GSMmobile phone, you can enter the number in full internationalformat, starting wit (MORE)

Why is America against the government of Eritrea?

It's not entirely accurate to say the United States is against the government of Eritrea. The United States has a policy of helping newly independent countries and establishing alliances with them. However, the country of Eritrea has been involved in a long and brutal conflict with Ethiopia, and as (MORE)

Where can one find Eritrea news?

There are many websites on the internet that offer online news about Eritrea. Some of the sites are: Dehai, Wikipedia, BBC News, Economist and Persecution website.

Where does Eritrea music originate from?

Eritrea music originated form the country Eritrea, located in the Horn of Africa. Many people still think that Eritrea music had coded messages for political freedom in the 60's and 70's.

Who is the President of Eritrea in 2014?

Isaias Afewerki is the President of Eritrea in 2014. He is the first and only President of Eritrea since being elected in 1993 May 24 by the National Assembly. Afewerki was one of the founders of the Eritrean People's Liberation Front, a splinter of the Eritrean Liberation Front. After fighting f (MORE)

Is Eritrea the newest country of the world?

No. It is one of the world's newest countries, since it did not getits Independence from Ethiopia until 1993, but Eritrea is not thenewest country. There are 3 more countries that are newer thanEritrea. East Timor claimed its Independence from Indonesia in2002. Kosovo claimed its Independence from S (MORE)

What are major attractions of Eritrea?

The Dahlak Islands are a great place for scuba divers. Filfil isthe only part of Eritrea with a rainforest. Rora Bakla and RoraHabab have some ancient ruins with carved lions. Ham has amonastery with mummies. from the 4th century.