ALGIERS- The Speaker of the People’s National Assembly (APN), Brahim Boughali received, on Monday, the Ambassador of the Republic of Italy, Giovanni Pugliese with whom he reviewed the “convergent” positions on several topical issues, including the Palestinian and Sahrawi causes, said a statement from the Assembly.
This courtesy visit made by the Italian Ambassador to the Speaker of the Parliament’s Lower House constituted an opportunity to discuss “the state of historical and privileged bilateral relations binding both sisterly countries, particularly during the black decade “, according to the same source.
During this meeting, the two parties reviewed “the ways likely to boost bilateral cooperation at political and economic levels” while highlighting “the role of parliamentary diplomacy in strengthening constant consultation and facilitating meetings between parliamentarians of the two countries “.
The meeting also made it possible to review “the converent positions on many topical issues, at the top of which the Palestinian and Sahrawi causes as well as the situation in Libya and the Sahel,” the statement pointed out.
In addition, the two parties discussed ways to fight against the Coronavirus pandemic and reduce its impact on the economies of the two countries.