Islamabad. November 24 (APP): Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari met with Ethiopia's first Resident Ambassador to Pakistan, Jamal Bakar Abdullah. Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari welcomed Ethiopia for opening its embassy in Pakistan.
According to a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday, Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said that the renewal of diplomatic relations between Pakistan and Ethiopia is welcome. The Foreign Minister welcomed the launch of direct flights in collaboration with Pakistan's national airline PIA and Ethiopian Airlines.
The Ambassador of Ethiopia thanked the Government of Pakistan, especially Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, for providing support in opening the embassy. He said that during the time of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, grandfather of Bilawal Bhutto, the embassy of Pakistan was opened in Ethiopia and today the Foreign Minister During Bilawal Bhutto Zardari's tenure, Ethiopia opened its embassy in Pakistan.