Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Dr. Abiy Ahmed, arrived in Asmara in mid-morning hours today for a working visit to the country. President Isaias Afwerki accorded a warm welcome to the Prime Minister and his delegation on arrival at Asmara International Airport.

The two leaders will discuss further consolidation of the warm bilateral ties between the two countries as well as the enhancement of regional cooperation, according to a statement by Eritrea’s Information Ministry.

The Prime Minister is accompanied by State Minister Ambassador Redwan Hussein and Speaker of Parliament Mr. Tagesse Chaffo.

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