Foreign Minister holds meeting with his Ethiopian counterpart

Addis Ababa, March 11, 2021 (SPS) - The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Mohamed Salem Uld Salek held a meeting today with his counterpart from the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Mr. Demeke Mekonnen, to deliver a letter from the President of the Republic, SG of Frente POLISARIO, Mr. Brahim Gali, addressed to the Prime Minister of his country, Mr. Abiy Ahmed, on the latest developments regarding the question of Western Sahara.

Both addressed issues of regional and international context, particularly the situation in Western Sahara, marked by the resumption of the war caused by the Moroccan aggression to the El Guerguerat region, on November 13. of 2020, that ended the ceasefire that has prevailed since 1991 as a result of a peace plan sponsored by the UN and the African Union (former OAU).

In this regard, the foreign ministers of both countries welcomed the excellent and historic bilateral relations between the Saharawi Republic and Ethiopia, expressing their willingness to promote them in the best interest of their peoples. SPS