Telephone conversation between Kaïs Saïed and Mauritanian President
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Telephone conversation between Kaïs Saïed and Mauritanian President

TAP – Tunisia

President Kaïs Saïed and Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould El-Ghazouani discussed Tuesday at a phone conversation the general situation in their respective countries and in the world.

Emphasis was placed on the importance of adopting, in a first phase, a regional approach in the fight against Covid-19 and then opting for a global approach. "Nations must unite to contain this pandemic," reads a statement of the Presidency of the Republic.

The Mauritanian President expressed his readiness to support the Tunisian initiative at the UN Security Council.

President Ould El-Ghazouani recalled that Tunisia was the first country to recognise Mauritania's independence.

Both parties expressed their commitment to work harder to give further impetus to bilateral relations.

President Ould El-Ghazouani extended an invitation to President Kaïs Saïed to visit Mauritania. President Kaïs Saïed also invited his Mauritanian counterpart for an official visit to Tunisia.