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Eritrea (Vol 9, 2012)
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Contents Volume 9, 2012.

There were no changes to the political and economic system. In spring, President Isaias Afewerki disappeared from the public view for almost a month, giving rise to speculation that he might be in poor health or even dead, and making it clear that no procedures were in place to appoint his successor. The involve…

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Hirt, Nicole, “Eritrea (Vol 9, 2012)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 24 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2012_COM_0034>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004255999, ISSN: 1871-2525



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