An Alarming Increase of Violence among Diaspora Eritreans

The three recent stabbing occurrences in France which involved Eritrean immigrants are upsetting signs of the increasing violence among Eritreans in the diaspora. On the night of Sunday, 9 July, an Eritrean was stabbed to death, another was critically wounded in a brawl that flared up in the 18th Arrondissement according to the French police. Three days earlier, in Bourges, a city about 240 km north of Paris, a thirty-six-year-old Eritrean woman stabbed a social assistant three times in the belly, the woman who lost a lot of blood is in stable condition.