PM Abiy, Secretary Pompeo Reaffirm Commitment to Combat COVID-19

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Abiy Ahmed (middle), Mike Pompeo (right) and Mike Raynor (left). Photo credit : OPM

MFAE
April 14, 2020

Prime Minster Dr. Abiy Ahmed on Monday spoke with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo over the phone about the COVID-19 response and regional issues.

“Food security will be a key challenge for sub-Saharan Africa as the continent grapples with the economic impact of the virus,” tweeted the Premier, adding, “We discussed on applying collective leadership to minimize adverse effects.”

According to a statement issued by the U.S. State Department, Secretary Pompeo thanked Prime Minister Abiy and the Ethiopian Airlines for their continued support to provide flights to American citizens stranded overseas by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Secretary and the Prime Minister also discussed the importance of the U.S.-Ethiopian bilateral relationship and stressed the need for continued collaboration on key regional issues, the statement added.



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One Response to "PM Abiy, Secretary Pompeo Reaffirm Commitment to Combat COVID-19"

  1. : ክንፈ : ገብረመድህን ::   April 18, 2020 at 8:20 pm

    Former INSA spy chief Abiy Ahmed knows who really killed Kinfe Gebremedhin and why Kinfe Genremedhin was murdered but Abiy Ahmed is covering the truth , Abit Ahmed is currently not willing to let us get justice for the great General Kinfe’ Gebremedhin’s murder.

    About Ahmed currently is imprisoning whistle blowers , lawyers , journalists badically all who know the relations between INSA-EPRDF and CHINA are in danger of being labeled as terrorists and thrown in jail or worse thing happening to them by former EPRDFites cliques including Abiy Ahmed himself.

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