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A message from The Queen to the people of Ethiopia

Published 21 December 2018

“I was saddened to hear of the death of President Girma Wolde-Giorgis of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. 

"During his Presidency, Ethiopia experienced considerable growth and development and he made an important contribution to environmental issues. 

"I wish to convey my condolences to his family and to the people of Ethiopia my deepest sympathy."

Elizabeth R.