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Peace process in Mali: Algeria, a key player (Quai d'Orsay)

APS - 13 November 2017

PARIS- Algeria, as a leading mediator in the international mediation team, "is a key player" in the peace process in Mali, said Monday the Quai d'Orsay, underlining the existing dialogue between France and Algeria at all levels on regional issues.

"The leading mediator in the international mediation team, in accordance with the Peace and Reconciliation Agreement in Mali of 2015, Algeria is a major player in the peace process in Mali," said the spokesperson for the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs, Agnes Romatet-Espagne, in reply to a question on the peace process in Mali during a daily web press briefing.

She also underlined the existing dialogue, between France and Algeria at all levels, on regional issues, especially the peace process in Mali, citing as an example the third session of the Algerian–French Strategic Dialogue, held in Algiers on 12 November under the co-chairmanship of the Foreign ministers of the two countries.