|Chinese Ambassador Zhao Yanbo Meets with Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Sierra Leone Parliament|
On 10 December, 2014, Chinese Ambassador Zhao Yanbo met with Hon. Augustine Torto, Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Sierra Leone Parliament. They had in-depth discussions on the Ebola situation in Sierra Leone, China's support to help the country contain Ebola and bilateral legislative exchanges.
Mr. Torto extended his sincere gratitude for China's support to Sierra Leone's socio-economic development, especially to the fight against Ebola, and emphasized that China's support contributed greatly to the socio-economic development and the fight against Ebola in the country. He indicated that the committee would like to intensify exchanges between the two legislatures to consolidate bilateral relations.
Ambassador Zhao briefed Chairman Torto on China's support to help Sierra Leone fight against Ebola, and spoke highly of the important role played by the Committee on promoting bilateral relations and bilateral legislative exchanges. He expressed his willingness to make concerted efforts with Chairman Torto to push forward the in-depth development of bilateral relations.