New UN Envoy for the Sahara arrived in Morocco

Horst Köhler came yesterday evening to the Rabat-Salé airport.

The new UN Envoy for the Sahara, Horst Köhler, begins today officially released its working visit to the Head Office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and international cooperation in Rabat.

He will then travel to Algiers, Tindouf and Nouakchott to the negotiation process, initiated in 2007 in Manhasset but blocked since 2012, new life.

Horst Köhler was next to a former President of the European Bank for reconstruction and development and Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Federal president of Germany from 2004 to 2010 and has a very strong international and multilateral experience. On 16 August he was nominated as the Personal Envoy of the Secretary General of the United Nations for the ' Western Sahara '. On 8 september he was officially installed for this feature in New York.