Eritrea flag Map of Eritrea

Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Asmara

Population

5,200,000

Size

117,400km²

Languages

  • Tigrinya
  • Tigre
  • Arabic
  • English

Eritrea profile on BBC News

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
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The Olympic countdown clock in Trafalgar Square 2012 dates for your diary

A guide to all the key events happening around the UK in the year London stages the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

2 Jan 12

Eritrea at the Olympics

2000 First Olympic appearance