10 february

About Diplomat’s Day celebration in the Embassy of Russia in Ethiopia

On February 10, the officials of the Embassy of Russia in Addis Ababa held a ceremony of wreath-laying to the tomb of the Russian diplomat Konstantin Lishin, Minister-resident of the Russian Empire to Abyssinia, who laid the foundation of diplomatic relations between Russia and Ethiopia.

Ambassador of Russia in Ethiopia H.E. Mr. Evgeny Terekhin, who took part in the ceremony, told about the work of first Russian diplomats in Addis Ababa and congratulated colleagues on their professional holiday.