Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With the Ethiopian Inter-Religious Council


Office of the Spokesperson

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:‎

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with the Ethiopian Inter-Religious Council in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Secretary highlighted the fundamental importance of religious freedom in a democracy and thanked the Council members for their leadership in their respective religious communities. Secretary Pompeo and the Council also discussed the important role the Inter-Religious council can play in encouraging constructive dialogue between religious groups in Ethiopia.