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

    The 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

    The 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

    United Nations, 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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