Italy-Africa: Foreign Minister Moavero, breakfast with counterparts from Ethiopia and Eritrea
Rome, 24 Oct (Agenzia Nova)- Foreign Minister Enzo Moavero Milanesi will meet the foreign ministers of Eritrea and Ethiopia, Workneh Gebeyehu and Osman Saleh at breakfast: this was announced by the Minister of Foreign Affairs during a hearing at the Foreign and Political Commissions of the European Union of the Chamber and Senate on the outcome of the European Council of 17-18 October. "Tomorrow I invited foreign ministers from Ethiopia and Eritrea to breakfast. This is a second meeting after the one in New York. They are countries with which we have historical obligations and I confirm that (with regard to Italy) there is a great deal of interest on their part, "said the minister. Moavero confirmed that among the topics discussed last week in Brussels there was also the chapter dedicated to Africa, continent in which "more and more democracies are emerging". "The role of Italy in the African continent in a synergy of economic development is very evident, especially in light of the interest of other countries like China", concluded the minister.