Residents of Asmara were in the streets to warmly welcome Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed who is on a historic visit to Eritrea after two years of no-peace-no war relations.
July 8, 2018
Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed is warmly received by Eritrean president Isayas Afeworki upon arrival at Asmara International Airport.
Foreign Affairs minister, Workeneh Gebeyehu, and Speaker of the House of Representatives, Muferiat Kamil, are among the entourage of the prime minister.
A video transmitted live by Eritrean TV on Ethiopian State Channel shows Eritrean expressing happiness with the prime minister’s visit to Asmara which is seen as the harbinger of good relations between the two countries in the months and years to come.
Video source: Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation
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