Addis Ababa – An Ethiopian delegation led by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Gedu Andargachew, met in Khartoum yesterday with high-level Sudanese officials.
The delegation held a wide-ranging discussion on matters of common issues with the Chairman and Deputy Chairman of the Sovereign Council, the Prime Minister and the Foreign Minister of Sudan.
The Ethiopian delegation constituted senior government officials, including General Adem Mohammed, Chief of Staff of the Ethiopian National Defense Forces.
In a meeting with his Sudanese counterpart, Gedu Andargachew said similar floods have occurred in various parts of Ethiopia that called for further cooperation between the two countries.
The Ethiopian delegation also handed over medical and food supplies to victims of the recent devastating floods in Sudan.
Sudanese acting Foreign Minister Omar Qamar al-Din appreciated the donations by the Ethiopian side, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
He stressed that the two countries should always work together to cope with similar problems.