Without still more harming the process of the union of the Magrebe and the formandos countries, ONE, the Union of the Arab Magrebe. Still hanging questions Oficialemente Alger it considers that this visit of Saad Eddine Othmani must help to relaunch the Union of the Arab Magrebe, in the mat you raise of them that they had shaken the region. this, inevitably is possible through a heating of relations between Algeria and Morocco. As much Argel as Rabat had multiplied the acalmantes speeches in the last months. President Bouteflika declared, in November passed its will for a real reinforcement of the relations with Morocco.
But the question is to know if the two countries are capable to place of side its old disputes. In Argel, one opposes for example to limit the quarrels on the reopening of the borders between the two countries, closed since 1994. A time that the Sara Occidental person still constitutes a root cause of tension. Beyond the problems of that they had been deloused of its good during green Marcha or in ' ' war of areias' ' (*) in 1963. On the other hand, Algeria does not seem ready to accept to make a place in Morocco, cooperating regionally against the terrorism.
Still thus, this visit of the Minister of the Moroccan diplomacy, Saad Eddine Othmani-, is the signal is that both the countries had decided to give a step in direction to another one. (*) The war of the sand: after numerous incidents of border between Morocco Algeria, the dispute was inherited of the French colonial regimen, such fact was initiated when the Algerian troops had attacked a battalion of real Armed Forces in 08 of October 1963. Therefore the soldiers of independent Algeria, assisted for Cuban Egyptians sofriram an smashing defeat that he left its mark in the society. Searching Lahcen EL MOUTAQI college student