Asmara, 19 May 2021- President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China, President Frank-Walter Steinmeier of the Federal Republic of Germany, Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha of the Kingdom of Thailand, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka as well as King Mohammed VI of Morocco sent messages of congratulations to the people and Government of Eritrea in connection with the 30th Independence Day anniversary.
Wishing good health to President Isaias Afwerki and peace and prosperity to the Eritrean people, the leaders expressed the paramount importance of international cooperation at this time in which the COVID-19 pandemic continues to present unprecedented global challenge.
The leaders also expressed their countries readiness to develop friendly relations and mutual cooperation with Eritrea.
In his message President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China said that China and Eritrea have developed good friendship and partnership and share mutual trust and support each other on issues concerning their respective core interests and concerns.
President Xi Jinping also expressed his country’s readiness to work for comprehensively strengthen cooperation between the two countries in various fields.