H.E Ambassador Seleshi met and discuss with Ms. Vanessa Ibarra, Executive Director of International & Immigrant Affairs, Mayor’s Office of Atlanta. The two were joined by Mr. Samson Arega, Ethiopian Airlines, Regional Director of USA.
Ambassador Seleshi expressed his appreciation to the Mayor of Atlanta for the unwavering support accorded to the Ethiopian Airline’s much anticipated operation to the city starting next May, 2023.
He also mentioned Ethiopia’s keen interest in establishing deeper connections with Atlanta in University linkages, sister city twining, technology transfer, investment, etc.
Ms. Vanessa on her part applauded the decision of #Ethiopian Airlines to connect Atlanta with Africa and beyond.
She also augmented the need to collaborate in the areas of innovation, entrepreneurship and tourism sector.
Mr. Samson on his part said the destination to Atlanta will be a great addition of the growing service of the Airline in the USA. It will cement the people to people ties of the two countries, he added.
Spokesperson Office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia
Dr Eng Seleshi Bekele