• Libya
  • It was convened by Prime Minister of Ghana Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, and comprised representatives from Egypt (then a constituent part of the United Arab Republic), Ethiopia, Ghana, Liberia, Libya, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia and the Union of the Peoples of Cameroon. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2016
  • Like Mohamed, hundreds of Syrians who fled the conflict at home came a long way to seek refuge in Mauritania, before the government imposed visa restrictions on them in early 2016. (unhcr.org)
  • Mali
  • By 1962, however, Mauritania turned away from wholesale support of France and began normalizing relations with its neighbors, eventually establishing diplomatic relations with Mali in 1963 through the Treaty of Kayes, Algeria and the United Arab Republic in 1964. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Mauritania last year, we received reports of a few Syrian families crossing into neighbouring unstable northern Mali with the intention to reach Europe through the most dangerous Saharan routes. (unhcr.org)
  • nations
  • Breaking News:Paypal Extends Services TO Gambia and other nations! (bloggernews.net)
  • EUCOM ceded 42 nations (including Western Sahara, a member of the African Union whose recognition has been virulently opposed by the West since Morocco invaded it in 1975) to AFRICOM. (mediamonitors.net)
  • Eventually, Mauritania was admitted to the United Nations in 1961 in response by the Soviet Union to a favorable vote for Mongolia's admission in the same year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco is a member of the United Nations and belongs to the African Union, Arab League, Arab Maghreb Union (UMA), Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), the Non-Aligned Movement and the Community of Sahel-Saharan States (CEN_SAD). (wikipedia.org)
  • Pakistan
  • The General Assembly elected Azerbaijan, Guatemala, Morocco, Pakistan, and Togo, as the five new non-permanent members of the UN Security Council for two-year mandates commencing on 1 January 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • democratic
  • The rebel Polisario group began raids on Mauritania in 1976 and lasted until 1979 when Mauritania withdrew its claims from the Western Sahara and recognized the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) as the sovereign government of the Western Sahara territory, though Morocco took control of the SADR because of Mauritania's withdrawal. (wikipedia.org)
  • In March 2007 democratic rule was restored in Mauritania, with presidential elections declared "free and fair" by international observers, though after the 2008 coup membership was once again suspended. (wikipedia.org)
  • Portraying Morocco as a democratic state became important if Morocco wished to receive loans and investments by foreign powers. (wikipedia.org)
  • waters
  • In addition, Morocco has rich fishing waters, a tourist industry, and a small manufacturing sector. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fish surveys have revealed that small pelagic resources are concentrated in the waters of the North coastal countries (Morocco, Mauritania and Senegal) in the Months of May, June and July and migrating to the south (The Gambia and Southern Senegal) in July, August and September) and further south in September and October. (blogspot.com)
  • Benin
  • The 4 Brigade, Nigerian Army, Benin has accused an online news medium of mischief and misinformation over its report on the arrest of a suspected kidnapper, Sunday Okoro. (allafrica.com)
  • countries
  • Many countries from the Persian Gulf and Maghreb regions are getting more involved in large-scale development projects in Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Certain evidence of foreign influence is through the many development projects, loans, investments, and free trade agreements that Morocco has with other countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • These policies make it beneficial for other countries to have relations with Morocco so that they can take advantage of their goods. (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco also gains financial support from countries that it assists. (wikipedia.org)
  • Army
  • The Army said in a statement that the news medium lied in its report of a gun duel during the arrest of Okoro and two others, Ifeanyi Aghanenu and Dafe Akporisi. (allafrica.com)
  • Mauritania army names ministers, BBC News, 1 September 2008. (wikipedia.org)
  • reports
  • AllAfrica publishes around 900 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals , representing a diversity of positions on every topic. (allafrica.com)
  • recognition
  • In recognition of its support for the War on Terrorism, in June 2004 U.S. President George W. Bush designated Morocco as a major non-NATO ally. (wikipedia.org)
  • Agency
  • Morocco signed three loan agreements with the French Development Agency (AFD) in 2009, totalling up to 155 million euros. (wikipedia.org)
  • UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, has expressed growing concern for Syrians in Mauritania. (unhcr.org)
  • country
  • The combination of these two factors led to rapid drying of vegetation in central and southern regions of the country, forcing the insects to move into the eastern part of Mauritania. (afrol.com)
  • year
  • The driver, surnamed Wang, picked up the 27-year-old in Jiande on Tuesday afternoon, according to the Qianjian Evening News. (echinacities.com)
  • support
  • For example, Morocco has had a long history of supporting the United States and it has received financial support as a result. (wikipedia.org)
  • western
  • The western region of Mauritania is the scene of a serious plague of desert locusts, according to a new alert issued by the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO). (afrol.com)
  • In 1976, when Spain withdrew from the Western Sahara, Mauritania annexed a third of it. (wikipedia.org)
  • foreign
  • France and Spain remain the primary trade partners, as well as the primary creditors and foreign investors in Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Foreign relations have had a significant impact on economic and social development in Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Relations with foreign powers, especially with the West, have also been strengthened as Morocco has liberalized its economy and implemented major economic reforms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco now is focusing more on promoting foreign direct investments. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2007, Morocco adopted the Hassan II Fund for Development, which are measures that simplify procedures to make the process easier and more financially beneficial for foreign investors. (wikipedia.org)
  • already
  • He knew some colleagues were already safe in Mauritania so, in October 2013, Nadim made the difficult decision to leave his family behind and board a plane to Nouakchott. (unhcr.org)
  • government
  • The government of Mauritania enjoys close ties with the government of the People's Republic of China. (wikipedia.org)
  • We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. (allafrica.com)
  • latest
  • We are pleased to announce our latest endeavor, Blogger News is now sponsoring some radio shows on Blog Talk Radio. (bloggernews.net)
  • among
  • Morocco also was among the first Arab and Islamic states to denounce the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attacks in the United States and declare solidarity with the American people in the war against terror. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mohamed's family is among several Syrian families now being resettled from Mauritania to Finland. (unhcr.org)
  • French
  • French is still popularly spoken and remains the second language in Morocco whilst Spanish is also widespread, particularly in the northern regions. (wikipedia.org)
  • back
  • Former businessman and father-of-four Abu Bashir used to travel between Morocco and Syria, selling mattresses for a factory back home. (unhcr.org)