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Her Majesty The Queen Elizabeth II sends congratulatory messages to incoming President Dr Mulatu Teshome, and outgoing President, Ato Girma Woldegiorgis.
Message to incoming President Dr Mulatu Teshome:
“I send my congratulations on your election as President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. My Government and I look forward to continuing the close cooperation and excellent relations between our two countries. I send you and the people of Ethiopia my best wishes for the future. Elizabeth R.”
Message to outgoing President Ato Girma Woldegiorgis:
“I send my congratulations on the successful completion of your final term as President of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. I welcome the close relations you have maintained with the UK and I send you my best wishes for the future. Elizabeth R.”