17 August 2018 – President Isaias Afwerki will visit the Amhara regional state, according to Nigusu Tilahun, head of the regional state’s communication affairs bureau.
A delegation from the regional state traveled to Asmara this week and met with representatives of the Amhara Democratic Forces Movement (ADFM).
After the meeting, the two sides signed a reconciliation agreement.
The agreement provides for the ADFM to pursue its political activities in Ethiopia through peaceful means.
During the visit, the delegation also met with the Presidential Adviser Yemane Gebreab on ways to strengthen people-to-people ties between Ethiopia and Eritrea, Nigusu added.
A delegation led by speaker of the council of the regional state will also travel to Asmara soon, said Nigusu.