Opening of the United Kingdom Embassy in Mauritania

The British Minister of State for the Middle East and North Africa Alistair Burt and the Mauritanian Minister of Petroleum Mohamed Ould Abdel Vettah. Photo: CRIDEM

NEWSROOM (ADV) – The United Kingdom opened on Saturday its embassy in Mauritania in the presence of the British Minister of State for the Middle East and North Africa Alistair Burt and the Mauritanian Minister of Petroleum Mohamed Ould Abdel Vettah, also Minister of Foreign Affairs acting.

The Mauritanian minister said that this event is part of Mauritania’s polarization of foreign investment, especially in the UK, before highlighting Mauritania’s economic and fiscal strengths, as well as the climate the security, stability and transparency that prevails “.

For his part, the British Minister-Delegate stressed “the importance of this acquis, which will strengthen cooperation between the United Kingdom and Mauritania, particularly in the areas of trade, investment, security and security of the defense”.

Received Friday by Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, Burt praised the role played by this country in the G5 Sahel (Mali, Mauritania, Burkina Faso, Chad and Niger) in terms of security and stability in the region.

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