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The Embassy of Eritrea in Washington, D.C is the Government of Eritrea’s Official Representative to the United States of America. It is with great pleasure that we welcome you to our website. This website will serve as an outlet for consular services that are available in our office. Our office provides services including, VISA, Passport, and other consular related matters. The Embassy of Eritrea website will assist by making official forms available online. The Embassy of Eritrea is also responsible for protecting the interests of Eritreans in the United States of America.
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New Proclamations: February 2013

The Embassy of Eritrea in Washington, DC would like to inform the public the issuance of two new proclamations from the Gazette of Eritrean Laws Published by the Government of Eritrea:

1.      Proclamation No. 171/2012

A Proclamation to Establish a National Agency to Promote the Participation of Eritreans in the Ownership of Public Enterprises ... more

2.      Proclamation No. 173/2013

A Proclamation Pertaining to the Opening of Foreign Currency Deposit Accounts, Domestic Commercial Transactions and/or Contracts, Currency Remittance and Exchange and the Declaration of Currency of Travelers Arriving into and Departing from Eritrea ... more

Embassy of Eritrea 
Washington, DC



05 May 2019
Embassy of Eritrea Statement on USCIRF’s 2019 Report on Religious Freedom,
The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) released, on 29 April 2019, its annual Report. It has routinely placed Eritrea on its infamous list of "Countries of Particular Concern"
Once again, it has relied on dubious sources for its information ... more

21 October 2016
ኣገዳሲ ምልክታ ንወነንቲ ኣባይቲ ፕሮጀክት ኣስመራ

... more

17 May 2016

By Prof. Abraham Kidane, Economic Advisor in the Ministry of National Development ... more

19 June 2014

Statement Delivered by Ambassador Girma Asmerom Special Envoy of the President and Permanent Representative of Eritrea to the United Nations During the
Commemorative Summit on the 50th Anniversary of the Group of 77 and China
Santa Cruz, Bolivia, 14-15 June 2014 ... more

Eritrean Mission to the UN April 28, 2014

Meb Kiflezghi the Boston Marathon Winner visits the Permanent Mission of Eritrea to the United Nations

On Monday 28th April 2014, New York and Boston Marathon winner and Olympic Silver Medalist Meb Kiflezghi of Eritrean American Nationality visited the Permanent Mission of Eritrea to the United Nation in New York. Meb was congratulated on his tremendous accomplishments by the Mission staff and the Permanent Representative of Eritrea to the UN, Ambassador Girma Asmerom. ... more

26 October 2013

Permanent Mission of the State of Eritrea to the African Union and UN Economic Commission for Africa

Interventions by H.E. Ambassador Girma Asmerom At the Extraordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union, 11-12/10/2013, Addis Ababa ... more

Eritrea In Pictures
Road on The Sky
Semenawi Keyih Bahri - upper mountain range
Camel Caravan
A traveling family - Semenawi Keyih Bahri
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