The Eritrean Foreign Minister Osman Saleh has just arrived in Moscow for a 3-Day working visit at the invitation of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
The two ministers today discussed key issues on the international and regional agendas with a focus on preventing and defusing conflicts in Africa, specifically in the Horn of Africa and South Sudan, as well as in the Middle East, including Syria and Yemen. Continue reading Russia to Deepen Relations with Eritrea→
Eritrea and Russia today signed the first in the history of bilateral relations a protocol of consultations between the foreign ministries of both countries to further deepen the existing political, trade and economic interaction, a statement released by Russian foreign ministry disclosed.
The cooperation agreement they signed today in Moscow will spur bilateral cooperation by enhancing trade, investment, educational and cultural links.
President Isaias Afwerki today received and held talks at the State House with Mr. Mikhail L. Bogdanov, Special Representative of the Russian President for the Middle East and Deputy Foreign Minister.
The President and Mr. Bogdanov discussed ways and means of reinforcing bilateral relations with more emphasis on trade and investment. They also discussed the priorities which should be taken into account to this end.