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Eritrea Seeks Strong Ties with Rwanda

Foreign Minister Osman Saleh, (C) and RPF Commissioner Joseph Karemera lay wreathes at the Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre (August 4th)
Minister Saleh and RPF Commissioner Joseph Karemera laying wreathes

By Frank Kanyesigye,

The Eritrean government is looking to strengthen bilateral ties with Rwanda, according to its Minister for Foreign Affairs.

Osman Saleh was yesterday adressing journalists shortly after visiting Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre [on 4th August] to pay tribute to the over 250, 000 victims of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi laid to rest at the site.

The minister, also a member of the Executive Committee of People’s Front for Democracy and Justice (PFDJ), Eritrea’s ruling party, is in the country on the invitation of Rwandese Patriotic Front (RPF).  Continue reading Eritrea Seeks Strong Ties with Rwanda