The meeting between the kingdom’s ambassador to Sudan and the Sudanese Minister of Foreign Affairs following the tragedy in Nador/Melilla was organized at Morocco’s initiative, MoroccoLatestNews FR learned from diplomatic sources.
Moroccan diplomatic sources who requested anonymity told MoroccoLatestNews FR on Sunday that the meeting between the Kingdom’s ambassador to Sudan and the Sudanese Minister of Foreign Affairs on Thursday was held “at the request of the ambassador” Moroccan.
This precision finds its importance by the context in which the facts take place.
Fake news propagated by some Algerian media claimed that it would be the Sudanese minister who would have ” summoned» the ambassador of Morocco following the migratory drama of Nador/Melilla.
More than 2,000 mostly Sudanese migrants from Algeria tried to force their way into Melilla by trying to climb the fence.
Deadly stampedes took place on the fence, and about twenty people were killed.
During the meeting between the two diplomats, there was talk of greeting “the distinguished level of bilateral relations between the two countries and the way to develop and strengthen them in all areas”the diplomatic sources said.
Otherwise,“The Sudanese Minister of Foreign Affairs praised the humanitarian approach adopted by the Kingdom of Morocco to manage the migration file with wisdom and diligence”continued the same source.