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President of Republic Receives Credentials of Norwegian Ambassador

Nouakchott,  22/06/2021
The President of the Republic, His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Ould Cheikh El-Ghazouani, received the credentials of His Excellency Mr. Vegar Brynildsen, in his capacity as the Ambassador Extraordinary and plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Norway to the Islamic Republic of Mauritania.

After the meeting, The President of the Republic granted an audience to the Norwegian diplomat with the presence of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and Mauritanians Abroad, Mr. Ismael Ould Cheikh Ahmed.

Soon after the meeting, HE Mr. Vegar S. BRYNILDSEN made a statement to the Mauritanian news agency (AMI) in which he said he was honored to have been received by the President of the Republic to whom he presented his credentials, in his capacity as Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway to the Islamic Republic of Mauritania.

He added that his talks with the President of the Republic focused on the crisis in the Sahel, and noted that his country's embassy in Bamako covers all the G-5 Sahel countries.

“I followed the advice of the President of the Republic with interest. Norway sits on the UN Security Council and is very attentive to countries in the region”, as the Norwegian diplomat put it.

The ceremony was attended by:

- Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and Mauritanians Abroad.

- Mohamed Ahmed Ould Mohamed El Amine, Director of the President's Office.

- Mohamed El Hanachi Ould El-Ketab, Ambassador and Director General of Bilateral Cooperation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Cooperation, and Mauritanians Abroad.

-Mohamed Lamine Ould Abey Ould Cheikh El Hadrami, Officer in Charge of Special Duties at the Presidency of the Republic.

- Ahmed Mahmouden, Manager of Europe at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Cooperation, and Mauritanians Abroad.

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