Prime Minister of Ethiopia Hailemariam Desalegn is in Qatar for an official visit and is set to meet the Emir of the gulf state, media channels of both nations have confirmed. “The Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani will meet with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn at the Emiri Diwan tomorrow (i.e. “The Emir and the Ethiopian prime minister will discuss means of enhancing bilateral relations as well as a number of issues of common interest,” the portal added. The visit of Desalegn comes only seven months after the Qatari Emir also visited Addis Ababa on similar grounds. Since then, the Gulf crisis and its implications nearly troubled the security of the Horn of Africa region.
Source: Ethiopian News November 13, 2017 23:15 UTC