Havana, January 9, 2018. The President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, H.E. Dr. Mulatu Teshome was received by the Cuban President Raúl Castro Ruz in an Official Welcoming Ceremony in the Palace of the Revolution.
After the review of the troops, both Presidents greeted their respective delegations and hold official talks. The meeting served to confirm the fraternal relations existing between the two countries and to explore new ways to expand cooperation in various fields.
Havana, 9 January, 2018. The President of Ethiopia presided the wreath lying ceremony in homage to the Cuban National Hero "José Martï" at the Revolution Square. The Ethiopian leader was accompanied by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Rogelio Sierra. Later, the President visited the José Martí Memorial and signed the visitors book.
Havana, January 8, 2018. The President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, H.E. Dr. Mulatu Teshome Wirtu, arrived to Cuba on Official Visit. The Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, Ana Teresita González Fraga welcomed the President at "José Martí" International Airport.
In attendance from the Cuban side, the Director for Subsaharan Africa in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Gisela García Rivera and Vilma Thomas Ramírez, Cuban Ambassador to Ethiopia. From the Ethiopian side, H.E. Mr. Dewano Kedir was also present.
Addis Abeba, January 8, 2018. The President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, H.E. Dr. Mulatu Teshome traveled in the early hours of this morning to Cuba to paid an Official Visit of four days.
The Cuban Ambassador to the African Union, H.E. Mr. Angel Villa and the First Secretary of the Cuban diplomatic mission Mr. Germán Acosta, bid farewell to the Ethiopian dignitary at Bole´s International Airport.