Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is held in Liberia, the economic conference of the countries of West Africa (ECOWAS), met with President of Senegal macky Sully.
Relations between the two countries deteriorated after in December of last year, the Senegal supported UN security Council resolution number 2334, condemning Israeli settlement activity «the green line», including the construction in «East Jerusalem.» In response, Israel recalled its Ambassador from Senegal.
Held behind the scenes economic forum meeting Netanyahu and macky Sall agreed to normalize relations between the two countries. Netanyahu has promised the immediate return of the Israeli Ambassador to Senegal, and in response to the President of Senegal promised to support granting Israel observer status in the African Union, composed of 55 countries of the Black continent.
Radio «Kahn Beth» reported that Benjamin Netanyahu had invited Mickey Saloma in Jerusalem. This visit was planned before the voting in the UN security Council, but the crisis was canceled.
The press service of the office of the Prime Minister of Israel said that in Liberia, Netanyahu also met with President of the Gambia by Adam barrow, President of Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, President of Togo Faure Essozimna, Gnassingbe, President of Guinea alpha Conde, President of Cape Verde Jorge Carlos Fonseca and the President of côte d’ivoire Alassane Ouattara.
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