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2019 Trafficking in Persons Report

2019 Trafficking in Persons Report: Eritrea JUNE 20, 2019 ERITREA: Tier 3 The Government of Eritrea does not fully meet the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking and is not making significant efforts to do so; therefore Eritrea remained on Tier 3. Despite the lack of significant efforts, during the reporting year the government ...
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Chair Bass Statement on Travel to Eritrea

WASHINGTON – Today, Representative Karen Bass (D-Calif.), Chair of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, and Representatives Joe Neguse (D-Colo.) and Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) returned from a Congressional Delegation (CODEL) to Ethiopia and Eritrea. The goal of the visit was to support regional peace and security in the Horn of Africa and to encourage ...
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Consular Information Session

Consular Information Session for American Citizens: Applying for CRBA (Consular Report of Birth Abroad), Explanation on how to prepare your Physical Presence   TUESDAY, April 2 2:00-4:00PM At the American Center Everything you need to know about applying for CRBA (Consular Report of Birth Abroad) Applications and detailed steps will be available   You do ...
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Eritrea – Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2018

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Eritrea is a highly centralized, authoritarian regime under the control of President Isaias Afwerki. The People’s Front for Democracy and Justice (PFDJ), headed by the president, is the sole political party. There have been no national-level elections since an independence referendum in 1993. Civilian authorities in the regime maintained effective control over most ...
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