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The dialogue on reforming AU Commission continues

The Executive Council of the African Union, holding its sixth retreat, continued to discuss the reform of the AU Commission in its afternoon session on Tuesday (September 12).

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Dr. Workneh opens the 65th Extra-ordinary session of IGAD’s Council of Ministers

The IGAD Council of Ministers held its 65th Extra-ordinary session at the UNECA today, Wednesday, September 12, in Addis Ababa. The Foreign Ministers of IGAD member countries, Djibouti, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, and Uganda, as well as representatives of the AU Commission, the UN, and IGAD partners, were present.

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The Sixth retreat of the Executive council of the African Union starts in Addis Ababa

The Sixth retreat of the Executive council of the African Union on the reform of the AU Commission started in Addis Ababa on Tuesday (September 12. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu welcomed the participants and delivered a keynote Speech.

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‘Medemer’ from Eritrea to Djibouti

Ethiopia PM Dr. Abiy Ahmed and Somalia President Mr. Mohamed Abdullahi have hammered out a resolution for the longstanding border dispute between Eritrea and Djibouti. Talks with President Isaias in Asmara on Wednesday were followed by a visit of the Foreign ministers of Ethiopia, Somalia and Eritrea to Djibouti in a round of shuttle diplomacy that bids fair to change the political paradigm of the Horn of Africa.

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Ethiopia, Turkey eye enhanced cooperation

State Minister of Foreign affairs, Professor Afework Kassu met Turkish Ambassador to Ethiopia, Ambassador Faith Ulusoy, today (September 05), and the two sides stressed on the need to further enhance the bilateral cooperation.

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Professor Afework receives copies of the credentials of newly appointed Norwegian Ambassador to Ethiopia

State Minister of Foreign Affairs Professor Afework Kassu received copies of the credentials of the newly appointed Norwegian Ambassador to Ethiopia, Ambassador Merete Lundemo on Thursday (September. 06).

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Professor Afework meets UNESCO’s Liaison Office Director

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Professor Afework Kassu met Mrs. Ana Elisa Santana Afonso, UNESCO’s Liaison Office Director on Wednesday (September 05), and the two sides discussed on ways to strengthen cooperation on areas of culture, education, science and bioshepher reserves

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Prof. Aferwork: “We want to intensify our cooperation with Switzerland”

State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Professor Aferwork Kassu met with Swiss Ambassador to Ethiopia, Ambassador Daniel Hull, on Wednesday (September 05), during which the State Minister underlined that Ethiopia wants to intensify its cooperation with Switzerland.

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Professor Aferwork meets with Mr. Anton du Plessis, Executive director of Institute for Security Studies (ISS)

State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Professor Aferwork Kassu met with Mr. Anton du Plessis, Executive director of Institute for Security Studies (ISS) on Wednesday (September 05).

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Ethiopia signs Host Country Agreement with Global Green Growth Institute

Ethiopia and the Global Green Growth Institute signed a Host Country Agreement (HCA) on Tuesday (September 4).

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