|UK: No Funding of Eritrea tyrant, EU Aid via reputable NGO's, UN Agencies |
10 November 2015
In light of the upcoming EU-Africa summit the next two days in Malta, the UK House of Commons quizzed late evening yesterday, 9 Nov 2015, the Minister at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, Mr. David Lidington, about a variety of pertinent issues including Human Rights, Rule of law, Indefinite Military Conscription in Eritrea, and the Eritrea-Ethiopia border issue. As far as the EU Aid is concerned, the Minster told the house: There won't be any funding of Eritrea tyrant, EU Aid via reputable international NGO's and UN Agencies is the way to go and right thing to do!
Above is a video excerpt of of Mr. Ledington's answers to questions raised. And below is text of the motion to the debate as presented by Mr. Matthew Pennycook, Labor Party.