A Spanish delegation pays a visit to the ACSRT

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On Monday, 20 May 2019, AU Special Representative for Counter Terrorism Cooperation/Director of the ACSRT, H.E Larry GBEVLO-LARTEY Esq. received a delegation from the embassy of the Kingdom of Spain to the Democratic and Popular Republic of Algeria led by Minister Counsellor Tomas Lopez Vilarino, and counsellor Juan Manuel Calleja.

The parties reviewed the terrorism and violent extremism situation in Africa and explored areas of cooperation between the Kingdom of Spain and the ACSRT.

It was agreed that a team of experts from Spain and the ACSRT would meet soon to discuss the details and modalities of the anticipated cooperation.

The Director expressed his heartfelt thanks to the Kingdom of Spain, for the support the ACSRT continuous to receive for the running of its programme. He reiterated the need to build on the existing relations. The group then proceeded to tour the Centre’s premises including a short presentation in the Centre’s situation room and library.