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The Second round Revitalization Process on South Sudan opens in Addis

Aimed at discussing concrete measures to restore permanent ceasefire; forging full and inclusive implementation of the Agreement and developing a revised and realistic timeline and implementation schedule towards a democratic election at the end of the transition period, the second phase of the High-Level revitalization Forum (HLRF) convened today (February 05, 2018) in Addis Ababa.

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Dr. Workneh meets UN Humanitarian Chief

Dr. Workneh met with Marc Lowcock, Under Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator along with Achim Steiner, UNDP Administrator and Vice Chair of the United NationsDevelopment Group on Monday (January 29, 2018).

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Dr. Workneh receives UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs

Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu today (29 January 2018), recieved the UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, Jeffrey Feltman. The meeting took place at the AU HQ on the margins of the 30th AU Summit.

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Ethiopia, South Africa Vow to Elevate the Current Level of their Cooperation

Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu, this afternoon (29 January 2018), met with the Minister of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) of South Africa, Maite Nkoana-Mashabane at the AU HQ. The meeting was arranged on the sidelines of the ongoing 30th AU Summit.

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Dr. Aklilu receives the Foreign Minister of Maldives

State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Dr. Aklilu Hailemichael received the Foreign Minister of the Republic of Maldives, Dr. Mohamed Asim on Monday (January 29, 2017) on the margins of the 30th AU Summit.

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Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt affirm their Unity and Solidarity after Tripartite Summit in Addis Ababa

A tripartite summit between Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt on a Heads of States level convened today (January 29, 2018) on the sideline of the 30th summit of the African Union (AU) at Sheraton Hotels, Addis Ababa.

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Dr. Workneh receives Qatari State Minister for Foreign Affairs

In his meeting with the State Minister for Foreign Affairs of the State of Qatar, Soltan bin Saad Al-Muraikhi on Sunday (January 28, 2018), Dr. Workneh noted that "the relations between Ethiopia and Qatar have improved tremendously after the state visit PM Hailemariam had made recently to Qatar."

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Ethiopia, China vow to elevate bilateral ties

Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn met with Mr. Chen Xiaodong , Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China on Sunday (January 28/2018) on the sidelines of the 30th ordinary Session of the Heads of States and Government, wherein, the two sides vowed to elevate the bilateral relationship into new horizons.

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Dr. Workneh addresses the 60th Extraordinary Session of the IGAD Council of Ministers

Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu, the Chairperson of the IGAD Council of Ministers this afternoon (27 January 2018) addressed the 60th Extraordinary Session of IGAD Council of Ministers on South Sudan, which is underway at Hilton Hotel.

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The AU, IGAD and UN reaffirm their continued commitment for lasting peace in South Sudan

The African Union (AU), the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), and the United Nations (UN) held a joint consultative meeting on South Sudan on January 27, 2018 on the margins of the African Union 30th Ordinary Summit of the Heads of State and Government in Addis Ababa.

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