Maghreb States

Maghreb States

Algeria, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Tunisia and perhaps the Western Sahara. The Maghreb states are most of north Africa apart from Egypt; they belong to the Arab Maghreb Union, which promotes economic cooperation.
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Ways to boost partnership and co-operation between COMESA and Arab Maghreb states were also discussed.
Ahead of Friday's vote, German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere defended the new rule, noting that a large number of people from the three Maghreb states come to Germany for reasons that are not connected to asylum, but "because benefits are better (in Germany) than they might be in their home country.
This is good news for Maghreb states, businessmen and entrepreneurs who will thus gain access to a new funding source for their activities.
Shakandali explained the Maghreb states favored bilateral agreements with the European Union (EU), discarding a huge consumer market in Egypt, for instance.
These three Arab Maghreb states are not well known for their mutual co-operation, however.
Kazakhstan strives to strengthen its position in the Arabic countries and the Maghreb states in particular, said Mr Idrissov addressing the Algerian Minister.
We know that many Moroccans, like many other Maghreb states, are going to fight in Iraq or Syria.
In the late 1980s there were proposals for Tunisian involvement in JV refineries to be built in other Maghreb states.
In the first case, the terrorists barricaded themselves in the rocky Mount Chmbi on the border with Algeria, using it as a safe haven while maintaining contact with the other extremist Islamic groups in the Maghreb states and their African surrounding.
Algeria and other Maghreb states also have AQIM units (see news5AlgAQIM-Jan28-13).
New York - The UN Security Council called on Monday Sahel and Maghreb states to intensify inter-regional cooperation and coordination.
The target audience includes companies trading in the UK and France, the French dependencies and territories and the Frenchspeaking Maghreb States.