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Ethiopian Airlines Lands in Asmara for the first time after 20 years

BY EABW REPORTER

Ethiopian Airlines over the weekend broke the barrier by landing for the first time in Asmara.

In a press statement, the airlines said “Ethiopian Airlines is very pleased to land in Asmara, neighboring Eritrea, in VVIP flight led by H.E. Dr. Abiy Ahmed,” said  Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia.

He said “while we celebrate this beautiful day in history, we wish the best of sustainable peace, friendship and prosperity to both the Eritrean and Ethiopian peoples.”

“We are looking forward not only to connect Eritrea with Ethiopia but also to connect Eritrea with more than 114 international destinations in 5 continents with modern airplanes.”