Asmara, 21 May 2021 – President Guy Parmelin of the Swiss Federation, King Carl Gustaf of Sweden, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of the Republic of Turkey, as well as President Emmanuel Macron of the French Republic, sent messages of congratulations to the people and Government of Eritrea in connection with the 30th Independence Day anniversary.
In their messages, the leaders wished good health to President Isaias Afwerki and peace and prosperity to the Eritrean People.
The leaders also expressed the readiness of the countries to develop friendship and cooperation with Eritrea to the highest level.
In his message, President Guy Parmelin of the Swiss Federation said that good relations based on trust between the two countries could help to tackle major global challenges and expressed the aspiration of his country to develop fruitful cooperation with Eritrea.
President Emmanuel Macron on his part indicating that global cooperation at this time of the COVID-19 pandemic is paramount for international peace and stability expressed his country’s desire to deepen the bilateral relations between the two countries incongruent with the current situation in the Horn of Africa.