Eritrea http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/29587/all en Sudan president in Eritrea after Asmara mutiny: reports http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/sudan-president-eritrea-after-asmara-mutiny-reports <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir held talks with his Eritrean counterpart Issaias Afeworki on Saturday, official media reported, on a visit to Asmara just days after a protest by mutinous soldiers there.</p> <p>Troops demanding political reform briefly seized the information ministry in the Eritrean capital on January 21 in a rare challenge to the one-party authoritarian regime that borders Sudan.</p> <p>Official television in Khartoum showed pictures of Bashir sitting and talking with Issaias in Eritrea during the visit which lasted less than a day.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/sudan-president-eritrea-after-asmara-mutiny-reports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Eritrea Geography of Africa Least developed countries AFP Sat, 02 Feb 2013 21:30:45 +0000 5744232 at http://www.globalpost.com