A colony for 50 years, federated , Unified to Ethiopia , in 1991's seceded after three decades of rebellion. Since 1998 Eritrea is at War, harboring proxy warriors especially the notorious Al- Shabab. Torture ,imprisonment , thousands fleeing, no religious freedom , the only university is closed, everybody is in the army, No Parliament, No election, No functioning institution, No free press & all living journalists are in prison. Eritrea is called the North Korea of Africa.
Friday, August 15, 2014
Minister looking into Eritrean asylum spike - News - The Copenhagen Post
Norway, Germany and the Netherlands have had similar experiences
In July, Denmark experienced 510 asylum seekers from Eritrea, compared to an average of ten per month during the first quarter of this year (Photo: Scanpix)
Neighbourly advice The minister went on to explain that the many Eritrean asylum-seekers will not be granted asylum until the evaluation has been completed.
Denmark isn’t the only nation to experience a spike in Eritrean asylum-seekers recently. Norway, the Netherlands and Germany have all experienced similar increases, and the Justice Ministry is in dialogue with the authorities in the three nations to glean their experiences.
Hækkerup has also established a work group tasked with looking into how border control areas and airports can be improved in terms of tackling human trafficking and illegal immigration.