El Ouadi (Algeria), March 31, 2013 (SPS) - Algerian Municipality of El Ouadi and Saharawi Municipality of Bir Lehlou signed Wednesday a twining agreement, on the sidelines of a visit by a Saharawi delegation led by Mr. Abeid Maulud, President of Bir Lehlou Municipality.
On the sidelines of the event, several cultural festivities took place as well as visits to archeological sites, in addition to an exhibition that features life of Saharawi society.
The Saharawi delegation met with delegations from Tunisia and Palestine, who are in El Ouadi to attend the special celebration in the city “a thousand dome and dome”.
The delegation received Saturday evening by Wali (governor) of El Oudai Mr. Mohamed Mounib Sendid, along with the President of the Local People’s Council, President of the Municipality, and some elected officials.
The meeting focused on the latest developments of Western Sahara question at the political, social and cultural levels, international and regional changes as well as the recent visit by the UN Envoy Christopher Ross and discussing the terms of twinning agreement. (SPS)