Addis Ababa (HAN) January 30, 2019. Regional Security. State Minister Dr. Markos Tekle received copies of Credentials of Australian Ambassador to Ethiopia, Ambassador Peter Doyle today (January 30).
State Minister Dr. Markos warmly welcomed Ambassador Peter Doyle to his office and commended Australia’s interest to connect, strengthen bilateral ties between the two countries.
Dr. Markos said, “ You came to Ethiopia at an interesting time while the country is undergoing economic and political reforms that has regional impact-elevating wind of hope across the Horn region.”
Ambassador Peter Doyle welcomed the keen interest of Ethiopia to strengthen relations between the two countries highlighting Australia’s interest to support Ethiopia in capacity building, education and development Projects.
The Australian Ambassador said, “Thank You very much for making this time. Australia supports Ethiopia’s multifaceted economic, political reforms. We’ve interest to deepen bilateral ties with Ethiopia in mining, tourism, investment and humanitarian assistance.”
Ethiopia’s friendship with Australia dates back to 1965.