- Ethiopia to Be Represented at Highest Level at 1st Russia-Africa Summit - Foreign Minister
Ethiopia To Be Represented At Highest Level At 1st Russia-Africa Summit - Foreign Minister
Ethiopia will be represented at the highest level at the first Russia-Africa Summit in the Russian resort city of Sochi on October 24, Ethiopian Foreign Minister Gedu Andargachew told Sputnik Wednesday
"Ethiopia will be represented by the highest level government official, it is [for] sure," Andargachew said, adding that it has not been decided yet whether the prime minister or the president will be present at the summit.
.. be at the highest level, at strategic level, we not only agreed on specific sectoral cooperation but also on our cooperation in bilateral as well as the international arena," the minister explained.
"If Russian-Ethiopian relations become strong, Ethiopia will be the gateway to Africa, because Ethiopia has a very good strategic position in African political and economic situation. It will be beneficial for the two peoples," Andargachew stated.