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Dr. Worknen calls for more Saudi-based agro-investment

During a meeting with Saudi Arabian Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture Eng. Abdulrahman bin Abdulmohsen Al-Fadley, Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu called for more agro-investors from Saudi Arabia to invest on Ethiopia’s untapped agricultural resources and exploit the country’s attractive investment scheme.

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State Minister Hirut meets UN Under-Secretary General for Peacekeeping Operations

Earlier today (16 April 2018) State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mrs. Hirut Zemene met with the United Nations Under-Secretary General for Peacekeeping Operations, Mr.Jean-Pierre Lacroix and exchanged views on the Secretary General’s latest Action for Peacekeeping initiative.

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The 5th Ethio-Saudi joint Ministerial Commission meeting opens in Addis

The 5th Ethiopia-Saudi Arabia annual joint Ministerial Commission meeting officially opened this morning (16 April 2018) at the Sheraton Addis Hotel.

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Ethiopia, the United Nations Sign an Agreement

Earlier today (13 April 2018) the Government of Ethiopia, represented by State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mrs. Hirut Zemene and the United Nations by the under-secretary for UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), Dr. Vera Songwe, have signed an agreement “For the Implementation of the Renovation and Expansion of Africa Hall at the Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa.”

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Ethiopia, Brazil agree to boost bilateral relations

State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mrs. Hirut Zemene, conferred with her Brazilian counterpart, Ambassador Fernando Jose Marroni de Abreu on the first Ethio-Brazil bilateral consultation held today in Addis Ababa (April 11, 2018).

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The Resolution by the House, Untimely, Inappropriate

The Government of Ethiopia believes that the passing of the H. Res. 128 by the U.S. House was unhelpful and inappropriate. This simple resolution is counterproductive and is against the important partnership between the U.S. and Ethiopia.

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Ethiopia attends 18th Mid-Term Ministerial Meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement in Azerbaijan, Baku

The 18th NAM Mid-Term Ministerial Meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement kicked off in Azerbaijan, Baku under the theme “Promoting international peace and security for sustainable development”.

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State Minister Hirut meets WFP’s Country Director

State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mrs. Hirut Zemene met and discussed with Ms. Joyce Kanyangwa Luma, Country Director of World Food Program (WFP).

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Dr. Aklilu meets the Alternate Foreign Minister of the Hellenic Republic

State Minister for Business and Economic Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, Dr. Aklilu Hailemichael received the Alternate Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Hellenic Republic of Greece, Professor Georgios Katrougalos today (March 27, 2018).

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The IGAD Council of Ministers holds its 61st Extraordinary Session

The IGAD Council of Ministers held its 61st Extraordinary Session today (March 26) in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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