UN Imposes New Sanctions Against Eritrea

Eritrea has reacted with fury to new sanctions handed down by the United Nations Security Council for supporting Islamist militants, including Al-Shabaab, in Somalia.

  • East Africa:   UN's Slap On the Wrist Won't Deter Eritrea

    Daily Maverick, 7 December 2011

    The United Nations Security Council passed new sanctions against Eritrea on Monday, punishing the tiny country in the Horn of Africa for its continued political, financial,… Read more »

  • Somalia:   Eritrea Furious About UN Sanctions

    Nation, 6 December 2011

    Eritrea has reacted with fury to new sanctions handed down by the United Nations Security Council for supporting Islamist militants, including Al-Shabaab, in the lawless Somalia. Read more »

  • Eritrea:   Kenya Backs UN Sanctions

    Nation, 6 December 2011

    Kenya's United Nations ambassador has welcomed the United Nations Security Council's move on Monday to impose stricter sanctions on Eritrea. Read more »

  • East Africa:   Security Council Tightens Sanctions Regime on Somalia, Eritrea

    UN, 7 December 2011

    The Security Council today tightened its sanctions regime on Somalia and Eritrea to include individuals and entities identified as political or military leaders recruiting or… Read more »

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