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As for allegations that Eritrea had permitted Iran to develop its oil facilities in Assab, Afewerki said that no such deal was reached.
In February 2002, 74 military and national service personnel were arrested and remained imprisoned near Assab during the period covered by this report.
Before the conflict broke out in May 1998, 75 per cent of Ethiopia's relief food needs came in through Assab.
Eritrea to be fair has never stopped Ethiopia to utilize the ports of Massawa and Assab.
The port of Assab is closed to private marine vessels.
Massawa Eritrean President Isaias Afewerki has disclosed for the first time that the US asked him in the past to provide military and intelligence facilities in the Assab area on the Red Sea coast, south of Eritrea, but his government refused.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - SSE: ASSAB /ISIN: SE0000255648
Even with the growing famine in the country, the Ethiopian government has refused Eritrea's offer to use its ports of Assab and Massawa to import food.
Col Osman was a hero of the anti-Ethiopian resistance in the port city of Assab during the 1998-2000 war.
It has offered, among other things, its resources, including the use of its facilities along its 1,200 kilometer (745 mile) strategic Red Sea coastline, two major deep water ports in Assab and Massawa, and the new airport near the port of Massawa that can accommodate any size airplane; blanket flyover rights; and the sharing of intelligence.
Supplying up to 20% of the government s previously recurring revenues, the port of Assab is now closed, inflation has risen to over 20%, 135,000 people are homeless and the cost of servicing the purchase of armaments has still to be been calculated.
It also claims that "the chief operators of this terrorist attack areEritrea's intelligence Chief Wedi- Ferow (in charge in Assab, Dankalia) and Colonel Debesay", and that the attackers remain at large insideEritrea,under the protection of the state .