Minister of Economy takes part in funeral of late Ethiopian PM

Addis Ababa: UAE Economy Minister Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri led UAE delegation today to take part in the funeral of the late Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi.

A number of Presidents and senior officials worldwide participated in the event amid tight security measures.

At the arrival, the UAE minister headed to the Presidential Palace, where he signed the condolence book in which he expressed condolences and consolation of the UAE on death of Zenawi.

He had exchanged views with a number of officials at the sideline of funeral. Al Mansouri left Addis Ababa after the funeral.