ALGIERS relations between Algeria and Mexico are "exceptional" and "secular" Tuesday, MPs say here, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
The chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Council of the Nation, Brahim Boulahia, welcomed the historic position of Mexico towards the war of National Liberation, noting that the country was the first state to recognize the Democratic and Popular Republic of Algeria.
He also recalled that the first delegation visited Algeria, on the eve of independence, was a Mexican delegation to "officially support independent Algeria." In this sense, he called for the strengthening of friendly relations between the two countries and historical.
For his part, the chairman of the parliamentary friendship between Algeria Mexican AFN Mohamed Sassi praised the "distinct" Mexico against Algeria's position.
He called on all parliamentarians to work for the development of bilateral relations, in order to catch up with the aspirations of the Algerian people and Mexicans.
The Mexican ambassador in Algiers, Juan Jose Gonzalez Mijares recalled in a speech Mexico's position on the Algerian cause, voting en1955 for its inclusion in the General Assembly of the United Nations, in addition to supporting the National Liberation Front (FLN) in international fora.
He said in this regard that this position was the first step towards the establishment of diplomatic relations between Algeria and Mexico October 21, 1964, and visits that have taken place at the highest level diplomat and parliamentarian, the officials of both countries, the last of which was the visit to Algeria of Mexican President Vicente Fox in 2005.
As we commemorate 50 years of diplomatic relations "with an eye toward the future," we find the first point is the survival of an "excellent" political relations between the two countries "share the same vocation with ability and influence in their respective regions to act in a constructive way in order to consolidate a more secure and prosperous world order, "said the Mexican ambassador.
A fact that confirms he added the importance of dialogue between the two Parliaments. Algeria is the second largest trading partner of Mexico, in Africa, in recent years, said the diplomat added that the volume of trade between the two countries reached nearly $ 200 million a year.
The ambassador also felt that this trade does not benefit the real economic and human potential that has both countries that can, according to him, give excellent political relations content cheapest