Ethiopia’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Demeke Mekonnen held discussion with Giuseppe Conte, Prime Minister of Italy, in Rome today.
Demeke also delivered a message from Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to Prime Minister Conte.
Demeke briefed the Italian PM about the law enforcement operation in Tigray regional state and said “the operation has reached at a decisive moment.”
The Italian Prime Minister for his part expressed his hope that the law enforcement operation, which is a domestic affairs, will be warped up with utmost care.
The two also agreed to work together to elevate the relations between the two countries to a new high, according to the Ethiopian Embassy in Rome.