FM Taye Confers with Italian Parliamentary Delegation

Addis Ababa: Ethiopia’s Foreign Affairs Minister Ambassador Taye Atske Selassie, welcomed an Italian parliamentary delegation led by Senator Stefania Craxi, President of the Senate Foreign Affairs and Defense Commission.

During the discussion at the Foreign Minister’s office, the two sides brought up bilateral, regional, and multilateral issues of mutual concern.

While discussing bilateral issues, Ambassador Taye appreciated the Italian Government’s realistic approach to supporting Ethiopia in a variety of sectors.

The two sides also noted Ethiopia and Italy’s ever-growing relationship, according to Foreign Affairs Ministry.

The discussion also included various development and security challenges that are besetting the Horn of Africa.

Ambassador Taye stated that working on development projects, in addition to humanitarian assistance, will have a significant impact on the lives of many people in the region.

When it comes to addressing regional security challenges, both sides emphasized the importance of
cooperation and understanding among all stakeholders.

Source: Ethiopian News Agency