Yesterday, January 9, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz received Mulatu Teshome Wirtu, President of the Democratic Federal Republic of Ethiopia, who is making an official visit to the country.
During the fraternal meeting, the two leaders reviewed bilateral ties and agreed that relations and cooperation are developing positively. They reaffirmed their intention to continue strengthening relations, seeking new ways to expand them, and additionally addressed issues of interest nationally and internationally.
Accompanying the distinguished guest were Getahun Mekuriya, minister of Science and Technology, as well as Health Minister Yifru Beheran Mitike, and other members of the official delegation.
Also participating on the Cuban side were Bruno Rodriguez Parilla, Roberto Morañes Ojeda, Rodrigo Malmierca Daz, and Elba Rosa Perez, ministers of Foreign Affairs, Public Health, Foreign Trade and Investment, and Education, respectively, as well as other functionaries from the Foreign Ministry. (Taken from en.granma.cu)