Dr Workneh holds talks with his Sudanese counterpart

Addis Ababa, September 21, 2017 (FBC) – Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, Dr Workneh Gebeyehu, held talks with his Sudanese counterpart Prof Ibrahim Ghandour on the sideline of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

The two sides discussed on current bilateral and regional issues, according to a statement the Ministry of Foreign Affairs sent to FBC today.

During the discussion, Dr Workneh asked Sudan to release Ethiopians detained in Sudanese detention centers and facilitate conditions for their safe return to their home country.

According to the statement, Prof Ghandour accepted Dr Workneh’s request.

Translated and posted by Amare Asrat