Ethiopian Prime Minister congratulates Mohamed bin Zayed on peace deal with Israel

EMIRATI TODAY - Emirati News, the UAE Daily News

Addis Ababa, August 16, 2010 — Ethiopian Prime Minister Abyi Ahmed congratulated His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the UAE Armed Forces, on the UAE’s historic decision announcing a peace treaty with Israel. In a statement posted on his Twitter account, the Ethiopian Prime Minister said: “On behalf of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, I would like to offer my warmest congratulations to both the people and the governments of the United Arab Emirates and the State of Israel for taking the monumental decision to normalize relations between the two countries.” I would like to commend my brother Crown Prince Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan for his leadership. , and I am confident that the road to lasting peace in the Middle East will be nurtured.”