عربي Español Русский Français 简体中文

China's Ambassador to Eritrea Qiu Xuejun Presented Credentials to President Isaias Afwerki

(From Chinese Embassy in The State of Eritrea)

2014/12/19

On December 16, 2014, Mr. Qiu Xuejun, the Chinese Ambassador to Eritrea, presented the Letter of Credence to President Isaias Afwerki. Present at the ceremony on the Eritrean side were Mr. Osman Salih, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Mr. Yemane Ghebremeskel, Director of Office of the President, and on the Chinese side Mr. He Zhigeng, Political Counselor of the Chinese Embassy in Eritrea.

Ambassador Qiu Xuejun conveyed Chinese President Xi Jinping's cordial greetings to President Isaias. Ambassador Qiu said that since the establishment of diplomatic ties, the bilateral relations between the two countries have been developing healthily featured by gratifying achievements made in political, economic, cultural and other fields.

President Isaias asked Ambassador Qiu to convey his cordial greetings to President Xi Jinping. The President said that Eritrea-China bilateral relations have made substantial progress since the diplomatic ties established. The two countries have conducted fruitful cooperation in both bilateral and multilateral areas. He hoped that both sides would continue to strengthen their exchanges and cooperation in various fields and bring the existing fine relationship to a new stage.

Ambassador Qiu Xuejun arrived in Eritrea on December 7th and presented the copy of his credentials to Mr. Osman Salih, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Eritrea on 9th. Ambassador Qiu gave an interview to the Eritrean media after the ceremony.

Suggest to a friend
Print