H.E. Han Zheng, Vice President of China, stated that the Ethiopia–China comprehensive & strategic cooperation partnership has yielded tangible results. He made the statement today during a meeting with Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, H.E. Demeke Mekonnen.
The Chinese Vice President stated that Mr. Demeke’s visit will provide a better opportunity to strengthen Ethiopia-China relations. He also stated that China will provide the necessary assistance to Ethiopia’s efforts to consolidate peace and rebuild infrastructure.
Mr. Demeke thanked China for its comprehensive support. He also praised China for taking principled positions in international fora by supporting Ethiopia over the last three years. He said it is critical to strengthen bilateral relations & collaborate on international issues.