Addis Ababa January 08/2018 Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn has met with Sudanese Armed Forces Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Emad al-Din M. Adawi today.
The Chief of Staff delivered a letter from President Omar Hassan al-Bashir to the Prime Minister.
The two officials discussed bilateral relations and issues related to the countries in the region.
Lieutenant General Emad al-Din M. Adawi who said Ethiopia is a strategic partner of Sudan added that the countries will further strengthen their cooperation.
He stressed that a challenge one of the nations faces would harm the other. Therefore the effort to collaborate in containing problems will continue.
According to Media and Public Relations Delivery Unit Head at the Prime Minister Office, Zadig Abraha said the cooperation between the two countries has been growing since the launching of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam.
He added that today's discussion focused on how to further improve the bilateral relations.
Prime Minister Hailemariam has expressed his commitment to strengthen the relation between the two countries.
The Premier and President Omar Hussein al-Bashir had signed agreements for the economic and political integration as well as working jointly for common peace during the latter's visit to Ethiopia last March.