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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 16:28 - Updated Mon, 18 Jul 2016 16:28

Angola, Guinea Bissau discuss strengthening relations

Kigali - The strengthening of bilateral relations between Angola and Guinea-Bissau dominated the audience that President of Guinea Bissau, José Mário Vaz, granted to the Angolan Foreign minister, Georges Chikoti, on the sidelines of the 27th Summit of the African Union taking place since Sunday in Kigali, Rwanda.

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George Chikoti, ministro das Relações Exteriores de Angola

Photo: Francisco Miudo

President of Guinea Bissau (right) receives Georges Chikoti

Photo: Francisco Miudo

The Angolan diplomat told journalists at the end of the meeting, reiterating the strengthening of bilateral relations with the Republic of Guinea-Bissau. The two interlocutors reviewed the political situation prevailing in that country and discussed on international interest issues in general and, in particular, related to the African continent.

In another meeting with the US under Secretary for African Affairs Linda Thomas, the Minister said that they addressed issues related to the situation in South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

However, on the situation in South Sudan he said it is an international concern the return of hostilities, a fact that will lead the Security Council to apply sanctions and having to reinforce the contingent of a neutral force to be able to guarantee security to President Salva Kir.

The Foreign Minister is representing the head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, at the 27th African Union Summit.

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