Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs, Demeke Mekonnen, received at his office today Turkish Ambassador to Ethiopia, Yaprak Alp.
In the discussion, Demeke mentioned the strong bilateral relations between the two countries and urged Turkey to continue supporting Ethiopia’s role in fighting terrorism in the horn of Africa.
Appreciating Turkey’s stance in the law enforcement operation held in Tigray regional state, he said, the government has now given priority towards providing humanitarian assistance and rehabilitating the region
He said more than 26 United Nations and international aid agencies are currently engaged in the delivery of humanitarian assistance in the region.
They further exchanged views on how to enhance investment and address challenges in the sector, according to Spokesperson Office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.