Eritrea Participated at the 17th NAM Ministerial Conference

Eritrea urged NAM member states to respect the collective ideals and further beyond narrow national interests and short term political and diplomatic expediences
Eritrea urged NAM member states to respect the collective ideals of the movement and further beyond narrow national interests and short term political and diplomatic expediences

By TesfaNews,

ERITREAN delegation, headed by Ambassaor Girma Asmerom, Permanent Representative to the United Nations, participated at the 17th Ministerial Conference of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) that was held in Algiers from 26-30 May 2014.

At the conference that was conducted under the theme “Enhancing Solidarity for Peace and Development”, Ambassador Girma delivered a statement as part of the discussions of the regional groups. 

The NAM is a movement of 115 members representing the interests and priorities of developing countries from Africa and Asia. Since its inception the NAM has attempted to create an independent path in world politics that would not result in Member States becoming pawns in the struggles between the major powers.

The following is the full statement made by Ambassador Girma Asmerom at the conference.

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