An Egyptian high-level diplomatic delegation to visit Ethiopia

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Addis Ababa, 30 January 2014 (WIC) - A high-level Egyptian diplomatic delegation from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Egypt, 45 Egyptian diplomats  chaired by Head of the Diplomatic Institute Ambassador Alaa El-Hadeedy,  will pay a five-day visit to Ethiopia from February 3-7, 2014.

According to a press release the Egyptian Embassy in Ethiopia sent to WIC, the delegation will hold meetings with African Affairs Directorate, Nile Basin Directorate, Legal Affairs Directorate and Ethiopian diplomats.

The Egyptian diplomatic delegation will also meet with Prof. Yacoub Arsano, Professor of Political Science at Addis Ababa University as well as a number of the University’s academicians, it stated

The press release also indicated that the team will also  meet H.H. Abune Matias, Pope of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church.

It also indicated that the delegation is expected to hold meetings with AU Peace and Security Commissioner Ambassador Ismail Sherqui and AU Infrastructure and Energy Commissioner Dr. Elham Ibrahim.