Instead, Israel gives citizens of Sudan and Eritrea group protection.
Most of the passengers and victims were from Eritrea, Ghana, and Somalia.
And as they continue to arrive from Sudan and Eritrea Israel will likely face further migration from other war-torn regions.
There are more than 50,000 African migrants in Israel, the majority from Eritrea and Sudan.
More recently, asylum seekers from Sudan and Eritrea found their way to the economically depressed neighborhood.
The port was the capital of the Italian colony until 1900 when the seat of administration was removed to Asmara (see Eritrea).
The colony of Eritrea has always been supplied by overprinting the Italian stamps.
The Italian disasters of Eritrea were due rather to corruption than to incapacity.
In 1902 the special corps in Eritrea numbered about 4700 of all ranks, including nearly 4000 natives.
His other great friend, whom he trusted more, was still serving in Eritrea or some other desolate outpost.
named 1890 when it was an Italian colony, from Mare Erythreum, Roman name of the Red Sea, from Greek Erythre Thalassa, literally "Red Sea" (to the Greeks also including the Gulf of Arabia and the Indian Ocean), from erythros "red" (see red (1)).
Country in northeastern Africa bordered by Sudan to the north and west, Ethiopia to the south, Djibouti to the southeast, and the Red Sea to the east. Its capital is Asmara. After a long struggle, Eritrea declared its independence from Ethiopia in 1993. A border conflict with Ethiopia flared between 1998 and 2000.