Moussa_Faki_Mahamat Moussa Faki Mahamat reiterates the exclusivity of the United Nations in the settlement of the Sahara issue - Embassy of Morocco in South Africa

Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, confirmed the exclusivity of the United Nations in the resolution of the Sahara issue, at the opening of the 33rd Assembly of heads of State and government of the AU in Addis Ababa.

Moussa Faki said that in accordance with decision 693 of the Nouakchott Summit, the AU Troika will provide effective support to the UN-led process, which is the framework voluntarily chosen by the parties for a lasting political solution.

Decision 693 of the Nouakchott Summit reaffirmed support for the ongoing UN process to find a mutually agreed political solution to this regional dispute and recognized the centrality of the UN Security Council in diplomatic efforts in Sahara.