Thousands of Eritreans flee their homeland, with many choosing Canada for asylum. So many arrive here, in fact, that they have formed their own taxi association in Toronto.
What are the leading factors that cause Eritreans to leave in such numbers? Human rights concerns, including a lack of religious freedom, inhumane detention conditions and fear of unlawful arrest are among the reasons cited by refugee-assisting groups.
Test your knowledge of this nation, and of its human rights record as determined by international organizations.