Sahel Summit in Nouakchott Tackles Terrorism, Libyan Crisis

The G5 Sahel heads of state discussed on Tuesday during a summit in Nouakchott, Mauritania, the growing threat of terrorism and the Libyan crisis.

The summit was held in line with the first General Assembly of the Sahel Alliance, chaired by French Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian to ensure high-level international mobilization in support of development in the region.

The Sahel General Assembly’s first meeting was attended by representatives from Germany, the EU, the...