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Russia to Deepen Relations with Eritrea

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his Eritrean counterpart Osman Saleh today hold Press Conference following their meeting in Moscow.

By Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs,

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

Russia, Eritrea Sign First Ever Agreement to Boost Trade and Economic Co-operation

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov after the Press Conference with Eritrean FM in Moscow. Bilateral discussions underscored broad alignment of positions on rule of international law

By TesfaNews,

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.

On the sidelines of the meeting, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Russia and Eritrea should look for specific ways of working together in trade and the economy.  Continue reading Russia, Eritrea Sign First Ever Agreement to Boost Trade and Economic Co-operation

Russia and Eritrea Held Bilateral Talks

Russia keen to reinforce trade and investment with Eritrea: Russian Deputy Foreign Minister

By Shabait,

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.

The two sides decided that representatives from both countries need to further discuss the addressed issues so as to ensure concrete outcome. Continue reading Russia and Eritrea Held Bilateral Talks