Algeria severs diplomatic ties with Morocco, citing Morocco’s support for observer status for Israel in the African Union as one of the reasons for the decision.
Morocco expresses its regret over the ‘unilateral decision’ taken by Algeria to sever diplomatic relations saying the decision was completely unjustified.
Algeria has announced that it has ended diplomatic ties with Morocco. It follows heightened tensions over the fate of the Western Sahara and Morocco’s normalisation of relations with Israel.
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Steve Brown Algeria has massed thousands of troops and some Su30 MKA “Flanker” advanced combat aircraft on Morocco border.
Rayzi Morocco was found partly responsible for the wildfires in Algeria by funding the autonomous MAK movement in kabyle regions that want to destabilize the integrity of the country.