The Afars, a tightly knit Muslim minority in one of the most inhospitable corners of Africa, are determined to keep their home and the culture that sustains them.
Posts Tagged: Eritrean refugees
Thousands of Eritreans are marooned in this desolate corner of the Horn of Africa.
Two young women reflect on their decision to flee Eritrea, a small state that produces one of the highest rates of asylum seekers in the world.
Over 35,000 Eritrean refugees live in Israel today. Dubbed a "cancer" by right-wing politicians, just four have been granted asylum.
Refugees come from as far away as East Africa to try their luck at crossing the Rio Grande.