PM Conte Arrives in Asmara for Official Visit

Addis Ababa October 12/2018 Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has arrived at Asmera, Eritrea, for an official visit today, according to Eritrean Press (EP).

Eritrean Press said President Isaias Afwerki and other dignitaries warmly welcomed Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte and his delegation at Asmara International Airport.

The Italian Prime Minister is expected to discuss bilateral cooperation, regional and international matters of mutual interest with President Isaias, Eritrean Information Minister Yemane G.Meskel said.

Conte arrived in Asmara after concluding two-day official visit in Ethiopia.

During his visit in Ethiopia, he met his counterpart Abiy Ahmed and other high level government officials.