Senegal expresses full support for accession Morocco in ECOWAS

Foreign Minister Salaheddine Mezouar was Saturday received by the Senegalese president Macky Sall.

The meeting took place in the context of a tour dedicated to Morocco's request to join the economic community of West African States (ECOWAS), reports Moroccoworldnews.

President Macky Sall took the opportunity to repeat his commitment to support Morocco and the King and noted the initiative he "appreciates and is of the opinion that the natural place of Morocco also within the ECOWAS is"

Morocco's request is not a "isolated fact," but keep in the first place related to close the existing history between the Kingdom and this economic grouping. It is also connected to the cultural, human and economic relations between the two parties, said the Moroccan Minister of Foreign Affairs Mezouar.

Morocco's initiative is therefore in accordance with logic and continuity, Mezouar stressed, noting that the Kingdom is already linked to all ECOWAS countries through agreements, partnerships, investments and cultural exchanges.