Eritrean demonstrators claim Israel ignores rights abuses in their country

27.05.2012                      06.Siwan. 5772                    Schawuoth 1

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Eritrean demonstrators claim Israel ignores rights abuses in their country

At Eritrean Independence Day protest, migrants claim Israel maintains warm relations with Isaias Afwerki's regime, despite human rights abuses; say fleeing these abuses, not employment, is the reason they are in Israel.

Some 200 Eritreans demonstrating outside the Eritrean embassy in Israel on Friday against the regime of President Isaias Afwerki, claimed that Israel ignores the country's human rights abuses because Eritrea is a strategic ally….