Russian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Vasily Sredin Meets with Naizghi Keflu Bahta, the Ambassador of Eritrea in Moscow
October 17, 2001
On October 16, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Vasily Sredin received Naizghi Keflu Bahta, the Ambassador of the State of Eritrea in Moscow, in relation to the completion of his diplomatic mission in our country.
During the talk, the sides emphasized the friendly character of Russian-Eritrean relations, and a mutual striving for the further development of many-sided bilateral cooperation.
They expressed satisfaction with the reinvigoration of the cooperative effort between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of the two countries and with the similarity of views on the majority of topical international problems.
Sredin also reconfirmed the principled stand of Russia in favor of the early establishment of an enduring peace and good-neighborliness in the Horn of Africa.