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Ethiopian delegation meets with president of Djibouti

OBN Jan. 31, 2019- Ethiopian delegation led by Minister of Foreign Minister, Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu, met with Ismaïl Omar Guelleh, President of Djibouti.

The Ethiopian delegation traveled to Djibouti to attend the 15th Ethio-Djibouti Joint Ministerial Commission (JMC) meeting, which was concluded today with the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU).

During the opening of the meeting yesterday, Dr. Workneh said that the people of Ethiopia and Djibouti are one people living in two countries intertwined with culture, religion, language, tradition, and history.

The 15th JMC meeting is another expression of our commitment to nurture the all rounded cooperation existing between the two countries, he said.

The Foreign Minister also said Ethiopia attaches a greater importance to its ties with Djibouti.

Dr. Workneh called for the need to scale up collective endeavors to consolidate the emerging peace and stability in the region.