Italian Prime Minister to visit Eritrea and Ethiopia
Photo: Italy’s PM Giuseppe Conte (right) with President Sergio Mattarella
22 Sep 2018 – (EP) Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte will be in Asmara in October for a bilateral agreement with Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki.
Before the arrival of PM Conte to Eritrea, the Italian leader will be visiting Ethiopia on 11th of October to discuss bilateral cooperation with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed.
Ethiopia is the second highest beneficiary of international cooperation on the continent from Italy.
In 2016, the president of Italy, Sergio Mattarella had visited Ethiopia but not Eritrea.