MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Russia and Ethiopia’s space projects and peaceful use of nuclear energy are progressing as planned, and the two countries are also expected to discuss military-technical cooperation at next month’s intergovernmental committee meeting. . Ethiopia’s ambassador to Russia Alemayef Tegenu Aargau told Sputnik.
“Yes, all these projects [with Russia’s Rosatom, Roscosmos] We are developing as planned. An intergovernmental committee will meet in his October to discuss all current projects,” the ambassador said.
He confirmed that military technical cooperation will also be discussed at the October meeting.
In July, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said during a visit to Ethiopia that Moscow and Addis Ababa reaffirmed their commitment to implement new plans in the field of military and technical cooperation.
Russia and Ethiopia have also signed a memorandum of understanding to build cooperation on peaceful nuclear energy, Ethiopia’s ambassador to Russia Almayev Tegenu Aargau said. Ethiopia is also considering signing a cooperation agreement with the Russian space agency Roscosmos.
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