Saudi Arabia Reaffirms Support for Moroccanness of Sahara

17/06/2022 99

Rabat, 16 June 2022 - Saudi Arabia has reaffirmed its support for the Moroccanness of the Sahara, according to the minutes concluding the 13th session of the Joint Morocco-Saudi Arabia Commission which convened Thursday in Rabat.

Saudi Arabia also supports the efforts undertaken by the Kingdom of Morocco to find a compromise-based realistic political solution within the framework of relevant Security Council resolutions and under the supervision of the UN Secretary-General, the minutes said.

Saudi Arabia also reiterated its constant and continuous support for Morocco's territorial integrity.

"The Saudi side reiterates its firm and continuous support for the territorial integrity of the brotherly Kingdom of Morocco," according to the same source.

Riyadh also stressed its support for the autonomy initiative in the Moroccan Sahara within the framework of Morocco's sovereignty and national territorial integrity, as a solution that is consistent with the international law and the resolutions of the Security Council and the General Assembly of the United Nations.

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia also expressed its rejection of any infringement of the supreme interests of the Kingdom of Morocco, its sovereignty, or the unity of its national territory.

Source : MAP