Ambassador Biniam Berhe, Political attaché, at the office of Eritrean Permanent Mission to the African Union in Addis Ababa has paid tribute to the late Ethiopian Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi yesterday.

The young Eritrean diplomat has arrived to view the coffin of the Prime Minister and to sign the book of condolence with various African diplomats at Meles’ official residence of the national palace .

Eritrean diplomat Benyam Berhe shaking hands with Azeb Mesfin, the wife

Eritrean diplomat Benyam Berhe shaking hands with Azeb Mesfin, the wife
of the late prime minister

of the late prime minister, this likely not a political move, but a symbol of neighborly goodwill and cultured hospitality being shown by Eritrea.