H.E. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Horie Presents his Credentials to H.E. President Isaias Afwerki

H.E. Ambassador HORIE Ryoichi presented his credentials to H.E. President Isaias Afwerki, president of the State of Eritrea, at the state house of Eritrea on Thursday 15th July 2021.
At the ceremony, Ambassador Horie conveyed on behalf of His Majesty Emperor Naruhito his wishes for continued friendly relations between Japan and Eritrea.
Ambassador Horie stated that he was committed to carrying out his duties as Ambassador of Japan to Eritrea to further promote bilateral relations between Japan and Eritrea. Ambassador Horie and President Isaias also had an extended discussion on regional situation in the Horn of Africa.
President Isaias warmly welcomed Ambassador Horie to Eritrea and reaffirmed his continuous engagement with Japan, showing his high expectation on the role that Japan can fulfill.