Bensalah reiterates Algeria’s ongoing support to Sahrawi people

Algiers, December 2, 2018 (SPS) - Speaker of the Council of the Nation Abdelkader Bensalah reiterated Friday, in Mexico, Algeria’s “ongoing” support to the Sahrawi people for the recovery of their legitimate rights, said Sunday the Parliament’s Upper Chamber in a communiqué.

In a meeting with the Sahrawi President, on the sidelines of the investiture ceremony of the new Mexican President Andrès Manuel Lopez Obrador to which Bensalah participated in his quality as representative of President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika, the two sides reviewed the latest developments of the Sahrawi issue.

On this occasion, Bensalah reiterated to President Ghali “Algeria’s ongoing support to the Sahrawi people for the recovery of their rights in accordance with the international legality and resolutions of the United Nations,” said the source.

For his part, Ghali welcomed the position of Algeria, government and people in favor of the Sahrawi cause, concluded the source. (SPS)

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