The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia renewed, on Tuesday, in a statement, its support for a political solution in accordance with the relevant resolutions of the United Nations.
This declaration came following after the meeting that brought together the Head of the Foreign Relations Committee of the Frente POLISARIO, Mr. M’Hamed Jaddad with the special representative of the president of Russia for the Middle East and the countries of Africa, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia, Mikhail Bogdanova.
In this aspect, the Russian Ministry highlighted the need to continue UN’s efforts to achieve an equitable solution that will end the conflict and contribute to improving the situation in the Maghreb region.
The Ministry reiterated too its support to the efforts of the Personal Envoy of the Secretary General of the United Nations for Western Sahara, Mr. Horst Köhler.
The statement also notes that the Saharawi Coordinator with the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO), presented in detail the current situation in Western Sahara, as well as the situation in the region in general, highlighting the need to revival the negotiations between the parties to find a solution to the dispute in accordance with the principles of international law.