17 December 2012

Southern Africa: SADC Ambassadors in Brazilia Close Year

Brazilia — The Committee of Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) Ambassadors to Brazil wound up its 2012 activities during a meeting held on Friday at the embassy of Angola in Brazilia, Angop learned.

The ceremony also set the end of Angola's presidency of the organisation in Brazil.

The meeting assessed the work done this year and enabled an exchange of points of view for a common position regarding the Brazilian institutions and countries of its jurisdiction concerning the decisions from the SADC Extraordinary Summit held recently in Dar-es-Salam, Tanzania.

The SADC summit reaffirmed the indivisibility and respect for the territorial integrity of the Democratic Republic of Congo, and recommended the deployment of a neutral force in that country.

The participants also learned of the SADC Extraordinary Summit on Madagascar and Zimbabwe and others associated with the long term Strategic Plan and the free trade zone.

Ads by Google

Copyright © 2012 Angola Press Agency. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.