Israeli experts arrive in Ethiopia to provide assistance to forest fire fighting at Semien Mountain National Park
Addis Ababa, April 14, 2019 (FBC) –A team of experts from Israel arrived in Ethiopia today to provide assistance to the efforts being made to contain the forest fire which has broken out at the Semien Mountain National Park.
In an exclusive interview with FBC today, Deputy Ambassador of Israel to Ethiopia, Mr. Or Daniely said his country sent the ten-member team based on the request of the Government of Ethiopia.
The experts were drawn from Israeli fire brigade and have high level knowledge and skills in fighting wildfires, he said.
Members of the team have traveled to Debark and they will provide assistance to Ethiopians who were battling the fire, he stated.