The government of Sri Lanka has announced that it will establish a diplomatic mission in Ethiopia and the mission will be established in Addis Ababa, the capital of the country, where the Headquarters of the African Union (AU) is situated.
Sri Lanka’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Mangala Samaraweera proposed the establishment of the new embassy with the view of broadening trade and economic relations with Ethiopia, the country with the largest economy in the region and to build a close relationship with countries of the African Union. Sri Lanka’s resident diplomatic missions are only being implemented in four African countries, it was learned.
Source: Sunday Times Online
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