Saharawi Republic to open new embassy in Ecuador (communiqué)

Quito, Aug 7, 2014 (SPS) - The Saharawi Republic (SADR) will open an embassy in the Republic of Ecuador to boost the bilateral relations between the two countries, said a statement issued by Ecuador’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
In a meeting with the Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Mr. Ricardo Patiño on Wednesday, the Saharawi Minister Delegate for Latin America Mr. Hash Ahmed said that SADR is interested to open a diplomatic representation in Ecuador, an issue in which the Ecuadorian Government has offered all facilities.
Minister Patiño expressed Ecuador´s support to the struggle for self-determination and respect for human rights of the Saharawi people.
It is to be recalled that Mr. Hash Ahmed has delivered upon his arrival to Quito, capital of Ecuador, a letter sent by the President of the Republic Mr. Mohamed Abdelaziz to his Ecuadorian counterpart, Rafael Correa.