Tag Archives: Mauritania

Sahara: The undersides of Moussa Faki’s visit to Rabat, of Brahim Ghali’s to Southern Africa

African Union (AU) Commission President Moussa Faki Mahamat is currently paying a two-day working visit to Morocco before a trip in the Tindouf camps in Algeria. Mahamat’s visits are part…

Bouteflika voices Algeria’s attachment to AMU. Who is he Kidding?

On the occasion of the 29th anniversary of the creation of the Arab Maghreb Union (AMU), Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika sent a message to King Mohammed VI, as well as…

Appointment of Mauritania’s ambassador to Morocco, is it the beginning of a thaw of relations?

Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz on Wednesday appointed a new ambassador to Morocco, after the position remained vacant for five years, because of politico-diplomatic differences between the two countries,…

Polisario militiamen to leave Guerguarat very soon

The armed elements of the Polisario Front deployed for months in the buffer zone of Guerguarat at the Moroccan-Mauritanian border are expected to withdraw in the coming days, a source…

Sahara: Rabat announces unilateral withdrawal from Gueguarat buffer zone

Morocco has decided to proceed with the unilateral withdrawal of its armed forces from the buffer zone separating the Gueguerat border post from Mauritania on Sunday, February 6, in response…