Ethiopia: U.S. Embassy Welcomes Appointment of New Prime Minister

U.S. Embassy has welcomed the Ethiopian Parliament's confirmation of Dr. Abiy Ahmed as the next Prime Minister of Ethiopia.

In a press release it sent to ENA today, the embassy stated that it looks forward to working with Dr. Abiy and the Ethiopian government on shared interests.

The embassy commended the peaceful transfer of power in accordance with Ethiopia's Constitution.

The embassy expressed its readiness "to support the government's rapid implementation of democratic and economic reforms."

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