10 December 2012

Morocco Chairs UN Talks On Mali

Morocco on Monday (December 10th) will chair a UN Security Council ministerial meeting on the crisis in Mali and the Sahel region, MAP reported. Moroccan Foreign Minister Saadeddine El Othmani will head the talks, which will also be attended by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, UN Sahel envoy Romano Prodi and UN High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres.

Morocco assumed the rotating presidency of the Security Council at the beginning of the month.

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