Flag of Eritrea Eritrea (/ˌɛrɨˈtreɪ.ə/ or /ˌɛrɨˈtriːə/; Ge'ez: ኤርትራ ʾErtrā ; Arabic: إرتريا‎ Iritriyā), officially the State of Eritrea, is a country in the Horn of Africa. Eritrea is the Italian form of the Greek name Ἐρυθραίᾱ (Erythraíā ), meaning "red [land]". With its capital at Asmara, it is bordered by Sudan in the west, Ethiopia in the south, and Djibouti in the southeast. The northeastern and eastern parts of Eritrea have an extensive coastline along the Red Sea, directly across from Saudi Arabia and Yemen. The nation has a total area of approximately 117,600 km2 (45,406 sq mi), and includes the Dahlak Archipelago and several of the Hanish Islands.

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08/13/2022 - 19:00

Download logo The National Union of Eritrean Women branch in the...

08/13/2022 - 11:15

Download logo Voluntary blood donation with the aim to enrich the...

08/12/2022 - 12:10
[The Conversation Africa] Ethiopia has hosted large numbers of...
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08/12/2022 - 12:10
[The Conversation Africa] Ethiopia has hosted large numbers of...
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08/12/2022 - 11:00
[Shabait] Asmara, 11 August 2022- Eritrean community festival in...
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08/12/2022 - 11:00
[Shabait] Last week, National Malaria Day (NMD) was observed at Adi...
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08/11/2022 - 20:17

Download logo Eritrean community festival in Western Canada was...

08/11/2022 - 17:24
Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia are caught in a conflict in a country...
08/11/2022 - 10:00
[Shabait] COMESA (Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa)...
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08/11/2022 - 10:00
[Shabait] Our guest today is Isak Abraham, a young artist who has...
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08/09/2022 - 20:47

Download logo The 48th annual Eritrean community festival in the...

08/09/2022 - 19:15

Download logo Eritrean community festival in Toronto and its...

08/09/2022 - 11:14
Countries: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan...
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08/08/2022 - 21:00

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08/08/2022 - 16:06
[Shabait] Asmara, 05 August 2022- The National Council of Eritrean-...
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08/08/2022 - 09:11
[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -- The Ethiopian Federal Police stated...
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