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Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Eritrea: Diplomatic Relations (23 Jul 2018)

David Drew: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what plans he has to extend and enhance diplomatic relationships with Eritrea as a result of the recent agreement between Eritrea and Ethiopia.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Ethiopia: Eritrea (18 Jul 2018)

Baroness Kinnock of Holyhead: To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to encourage the government of Ethiopia to implement its declared intention to accept the ruling of the Eritrea Ethiopia Boundary Commission and to secure the re-opening of the border between those countries.

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (18 Jul 2018)

Chris Philp: ...the Prime Minister share my concern at this trend and at particular cases such as those of Sunil Saleem, a Christian man who was beaten to death at a hospital in Lahore in Pakistan, or 33 women in Eritrea who were imprisoned simply for praying? In this country we rightly protect religious freedoms; will my right hon. Friend step up efforts to get other countries to similarly respect...

Written Answers — Home Office: Passports: Eritrea (17 Jul 2018)

Hilary Benn: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what discussions his Department has had with the Eritrean Embassy on their policy on issuing Eritrean passports to citizens who have been granted indefinite leave to remain in the UK.

Written Ministerial Statements — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Annual Human Rights and Democracy Report 2017 (16 Jul 2018)

Jeremy Hunt: ...Countries. These are Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Burma, Burundi, Central African Republic, China, Colombia, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Democratic Republic of Congo, Egypt, Eritrea, Iran, Iraq, Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories, Libya, Maldives, Pakistan, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Syria, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan,...

Brexit: UK-EU Relations (EUC Report) - Motion to Take Note (2 Jul 2018)

the Earl of Sandwich: ...engaged in that other dimension of migration, which is the push factor in north Africa. We have opted in to the Khartoum process, which is trying to deter migration out of countries such as Libya, Eritrea and Nigeria. We provide the home base of Operation Sophia, as has been mentioned, which has had considerable success in the Mediterranean. These are both important EU projects and we...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Eritrea: Mining (27 Jun 2018)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: To ask Her Majesty's Government, following the publication of the report of Eritrea Focus to the All Party Parliamentary Group on Eritrea, Mining and Repression in Eritrea: corporate complicity in human rights abuses, whether they have evidence that conscripts are used as slave labour; and what assessment they have made of the implications for companies referenced in any such evidence.

Written Answers — Department for International Trade: Mining: Eritrea (26 Jun 2018)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: To ask Her Majesty's Government how they intend to ensure that British companies directly or indirectly involved in extraction or mining in Eritrea are compliant with (1) UN Security Council Resolution 2023, (2) the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, (3) the Modern Day Slavery Act 2015, and (4) anti-bribery legislation.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Eritrea: Mining (25 Jun 2018)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the recent report by Eritrea Focus to the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Eritrea, Mining & Repression in Eritrea: corporate complicity in human rights abuses, and its implications for Government policy.

Refugee Family Reunion (21 Jun 2018)

Afzal Khan: ...grandparents, siblings and children over 18 stranded in peril. We also have the perverse situation where unaccompanied children are not allowed to sponsor family members to join them. Tesfa fled Eritrea when he was still a child. After a terrible year-long journey, when he was crammed on a boat crossing the Mediterranean with 400 other people, he arrived in the UK and claimed asylum. He is...

Scottish Parliament: World Refugee Day (21 Jun 2018)

Ross Greer: ...held as a sex slave and was, when I met her, pregnant by rape. There were also those whom we could not meet but whose graves we stood beside—for example, Walala, who was an 18-year-old woman from Eritrea. When gas canisters exploded at the warehouse that she was being held in, the human traffickers did not take her to a hospital but put her on a boat to die in agony in the Mediterranean....

Mediterranean Sea: Rescue Operations - Question (14 Jun 2018)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: ...havens where people can live in security, develop livelihoods and build homes, as well as look at the root cause of human rights violations—egregious ones in many cases—in countries such as Eritrea and Sudan, from which people are fleeing in their hundreds of thousands.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Eritrea: Human Rights (14 Jun 2018)

David Drew: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what plans he has to raise human rights with the Eritrean Government in order to ensure that the new Eritrean citizens are protected from a loss of rights as a result of the agreement between Ethiopia and Eritrea over the relocation of Badme to Eritrea.

Operation Sophia: A Failed Mission (EUC Report) - Motion to Take Note (13 Jun 2018)

Lord Horam: ...that a great deal of good work has been done in this area in many countries—Nigeria has already been mentioned, as have others—but, frankly, some countries are almost impossible to deal with. Eritrea and Equatorial Guinea, for example, are under the heel of appalling dictatorships, and how you get some sort of sensible relationship, backed by international aid from the UK, I do not...

European Union (Withdrawal) Bill: Commencement and short title (13 Jun 2018)

Yvette Cooper: ...to Members on both sides of the House who have pressed for this change. May I urge the Solicitor General again, however, to accept amendment (i) as well? I have a case involving a 12-year-old from Eritrea who was in an adult hostel in Italy and whose 17-year-old brother was in foster care here in Britain. The foster carers had said that they would take his 12-year-old sister as well, so I...

Vaccinations: Developing Countries — [Mr Nigel Evans in the Chair] (13 Jun 2018)

Jim Shannon: ...or grandchild has those symptoms, our knees knock for worry about meningitis, but in African countries meningitis is very real. It extends from Senegal, on the shores of the Atlantic ocean, to Eritrea along the Red sea. Meningitis is prevalent right across that stretch of Africa. Half a million people living in that region are at risk from epidemic meningitis each year. In 1996, there was...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Eritrea: Labour Camps (6 Jun 2018)

David Drew: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what reports he has received on the existence of labour camps in Eritrea; and whether he has made representations on such camps to the Government of that country.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Eritrea: Human Rights (6 Jun 2018)

David Drew: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what representations he has made to his Eritrean counterpart on access to Eritrea for the UN Somalia and Eritrea Monitoring Group and the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Eritrea: National Service (6 Jun 2018)

David Drew: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what representations he has made to his Eritrean counterpart on the laws governing national service in Eritrea.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Eritrea: Human Rights (6 Jun 2018)

David Drew: ...will work with his international counterparts to establish an urgent UN investigation into allegations of extrajudicial killings, arrest, false imprisonment and the culture of official impunity in Eritrea.


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