FM Receives Credentials of Eritrean Ambassador

Addis Ababa November 08/2018 Foreign Minister Workneh Gebeyehu has received credentials of Ambassador Semere Russom of the State of Eritrea this morning.

During the occasion, Workneh underlined that efforts are well underway to elevate the bilateral relationship into new horizons and hoped that the ambassador would work towards the strengthening of ties between the two countries.

The minister said the existing border trade and people-to-people ties should be strengthened further, according to the website of Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

He stated that the all-round effort to lift the sanctions on Eritrea is moving in the right direction and Ethiopia would redouble its efforts in such score.

Ambassador Russom on his side reiterated his commitment to strengthen the cooperation between the two countries during his tenure.