CARTHAGE, Tunisia, 17th May, 2016 (WAM) — President Beji Caid Essebsi of Tunisia has received an invitation from Mauritanian President, Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, to take part in the upcoming Arab Summit scheduled for the end of July in the Mauritanian capital, Nouakchott.

In a statement, the Presidency said the invitation was handed over to Caid Essebsi by the Mauritanian President’s special envoy, Mohamed Abdallah Ould Adaa.

The meeting covered the “excellent” relations between the two countries, Ould Adaa was quoted as saying, expressing his country’s satisfaction at Tunisia’s support for Mauritania to bring the summit to a successful conclusion.