Assistant Secretary Tibor Nagy meets with Minister of Peace Muferihat Kamil

U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Tibor Nagy and Ambassador Michael Raynor met with Her Excellency, Minister of Peace Muferihat Kamil, on November 29 to learn more about the goals and priorities of the newly formed Ministry of Peace.

Assistant Secretary Nagy expressed strong support for Ethiopia’s reform agenda and for the Ministry of Peace’s mission, and sought the Minister’s views on how the U.S. can support Ethiopia’s efforts and capacity to address ethnic conflict, youth unemployment, and other challenges as part of the United States’ broad efforts to support Ethiopia’s goals of fostering an inclusive political environment, promoting rule of law, achieving broad-based economic growth, and generating jobs.