Rabat - During a European Parliament debate on the impact of the European Court's decision of the trade cooperation agreement between the EU and Morocco held March 20, things took an unpleasant turn for Algiers. According to an article published by Le360, the Quai-d’Orsay handed a somewhat “secret” note to French MEPs supporting the position...0
Morocco Takes Note of UNSG Report on Sahara: Ambassador
United Nations - Morocco has taken note of the report of the UN Secretary General to the Security Council on the Sahara, the kingdom's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Omar Hilale, said.
The kingdom has a lot of remarks on its content and reserves the right to return to this report, the Moroccan ambassador added.
Priority is given currently to the resolution that the UN Security Council is expected to adopt by the end of this month, the diplomat underlined, adding that Morocco is focusing on related consultations and negotiations.
The Security Council is scheduled to decide whether or not to renew the mandate of the United Nations Mission in the Sahara, known as MINURSO next Thursday April 28.
It is annual report on the “Situation concerning the Western Sahara” made public last Monday, the UN chief calls on the 15-member body to renew MINURSO’s mandate for one year until April 30, 2017.