President Brahim Ghali receives UN Secretary-General's Personal Envoy for Western Sahara Staffan de Mistura

Shahid Al Hafed, 16 January 2022 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, received Sunday the personal envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Western Sahara, Mr. Staffan de Mistura, in his office at the Presidency of the Republic.

The meeting took place in the presence of the representative of the Polisario at the United Nations, in charge of coordination with MINURSO, Dr. Sidi Mohamed Omar.

Mr. Staffan de Mistura, accompanied by a UN delegation, arrived Saturday in the Sahrawi refugee camps in Smara, as part of his first tour in the region since his appointment last November, where he received popular welcome in the wilaya of Smara.

He held meetings with members of the Consultative Council and the National Council, youth and women, and the head of the negotiating delegation.

He visited several Sahrawi establishments and institutions, including the visit of the school of the Shahid "Khalil Sid M'hamed" in the wilaya of Boudjdour, the National Museum of Resistance, the Digital Documentation Center, the Sahrawi Red Crescent and the Sahrawi Committee for Human Rights.