Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Eritrea

Population (2010, proj.): 5,224,000

Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $270

Date of Independence: May 24, 1993 (from Ethiopia)

Date of Last Constitution: May 23, 1997 (adopted, not yet implemented)


This East African nation suffers severe news media repression, underlined by widespread attacks on journalists. There are no privately owned ...

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