Security Council votes to keep Eritrea tyrant under UN Sanction without objection

10 November 2016

United Nations, New York-- As expected, the UN Security Council today voted to keep Eritrea tyrant Isias Afareqi under UN Chapter VII Sanctions without objection for the 8th year and accordingly extended the mandate of the UN Somalia Eritrea Monitoring Group until 15 December 2017

Matthew Rycroft, the U.N. ambassador from the United Kingdom: "We could not welcome progress because nothing has changed".