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Response to IBTimes on the Misinformation of the 2% TAX
By Tsighe Andemariam
As British-Eritrean living in UK I was shocked to read the article titled “Eritrea Extorts UK Refugees to Fund Somalia's al-Shabaab Islamist Fighters”. As published in the website: http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/articles/495268/20130729/eritrea-shabaab-somalia-diaspora-tax-horn-islam.htm
Somalia Sanctions Violated by US, France, UK & Even UN, Bax & Ladsous
By Matthew Russell Lee | Inner City Press
UNITED NATIONS, July 23 — The UN's Somalia sanctions report, in portions scarcely reported by Western wire services, notes violations by France, the US, the UK and the UN itself.
Can the UN violate its own sanctions? It does: see Reportat Page 333,...
On UN Eritrea Report, Press Elements Shot Down, UK Explains "Not Brilliant"
By Matthew Russell Lee, Exclusive | Inner City Press
UNITED NATIONS, July 24 — The work of the UN's Somalia Eritrea Monitoring Group is taking fire from all sides, but the United States and United Kingdom do not want the Security Council to state this.
In closed door consultations,...
UN condemns flow of arms in Somalia and Eritrea
Jul 25, 2013
UNITED NATIONS (AP) The U.N. Security Council on Wednesday condemned the flow of weapons and ammunition to and through Somalia and Eritrea in violation of arms embargoes against both countries.
A resolution adopted unanimously by the council called the arms flow "a serious threat to peace and stability in the region."
Security Council extends mandate of monitoring group for Somalia and Eritrea
Security Council members voting to reaffirm arms embargoes on Somalia and Eritrea. UN Photo/Mark Garten
24 July 2013 – The Security Council today extended for 16 months the mandate of the United Nations expert panel monitoring compliance with sanctions against Somalia and Eritrea, while further easing funding...
Consultations on Côte d'Ivoire, Somalia and Eritrea
Friday, 19 July 2013, 5:02 pm
Press Release: US State Department
U.S. Mission to the United Nations: Remarks at the Security Council Stakeout Following Consultations on Côte d'Ivoire, Somalia and Eritrea
Ambassador DeLaurentis: Good afternoon, everyone. Sorry to be so late....
Sanctions Circus: Eritrea Responds to Report Leaked to Reuters Leaker
By Matthew Russell Lee| Innercity Press
UNITED NATIONS, July 17 — The dysfunction of the UN's sanctions committees is exemplified by the current Eritrea report. There was no consensus on releasing it, as some argued there was no evidentiary support for its claims. But it was, predictably, leaked to Reuters...
Exclusive: Eritrea pays warlord to influence Somalia – U.N. experts
"According to a letter the Russian delegation sent to Ambassador Kim Sook, chairman of the Somalia/Eritrea sanctions committee, Russia objects to the publication of the (Eritrea) report due to the biased and groundless conclusions and recommendations contained in it."
July 17, 2013|Louis Charbonneau
Susan Rice as national security adviser? She’s unfit
"God help America if Susan Rice does to U.S. national security what she's done to U.S. interests in Africa."
Published: Wednesday, June 5, 2013
It's not just U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice's starring role in the Obama administration's Benghazi cover-up that makes her unfit for...
Susan Rice: Top 10 Most Corrupt Politicians in the World
Susan Rice has proven herself to not be just a flash in the pan corrupt official, she’s got a lengthy history of it. Dating back to when she was serving on the National Security Council for Bill Clinton, Sudanese officials offered up a terrorist by the name of Osama Bin Laden but Rice didn’t deem his Al-Qaeda group as a credible...