17 july / 2020

H.E. Mr. Evgeny Terekhin, Ambassador of the Russian Federation, met with H.E. Mr. Adem Farah Ibrahim, Speaker of the House of Federation of the FDRE

On July 16, 2020, H.E. Mr. Evgeny Terekhin, Ambassador of the Russian Federation, met with H.E. Mr. Adem Farah Ibrahim, Speaker of the House of Federation of the FDRE.

Ambassador E. Terekhin conveyed to the Speaker a congratulatory message from H.E. Mrs. Valentina Matvienko, Speaker of the House of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, upon his election to this high position.

The Parties noted that since the establishment of diplomatic relations in 1898 our countries have been developing close economic, political and public relations.

Adem Farah Ibrahim expressed gratitude to Russia for the support and cooperation provided to Ethiopia in many spheres. For his part, the Ambassador commended the efforts of the Ethiopian leadership to implement a course of profound socio-political and economic reforms, as well as to strengthen peace and stability in the region.

A wide range of issues related to the development of Russian-Ethiopian inter-parliamentary cooperation were discussed during the meeting.