14 november

About the exhibition dedicated to the 90th birth anniversary of Yevgeny Primakov

The Embassy of Russia in Ethiopia and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia organized an exhibition, dedicated to the 90th birth anniversary of a prominent Russian statesman, diplomat and academician Yevgeny Primakov (29.10.1929-26.06.2015).

Mr.Y.Primakov served as Chairman of Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Russia, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Prime Minister.

He made an incredible contribution to the creation of the conceptual foundation of Russia’s current foreign policy and consolidation of its international positions.

Ambassador of Russia in Ethiopia H.E. Mr. Evgeny Terekhin in his opening speech emphasized the main accomplishments of Y.Primakov as diplomat, whose name was and still is famous all over the world.

The guest of honour, State Minister of Foreign Affairs of the FDRE, H.E. Dr. Amb. Markos Tekle also made welcoming remarks, paying attention to the importance of such events organized on the base of the Ministry.