Angola contributes to promote security

Angola continues contributing to the resolution of conflicts in several countries of the world with actions that promote peace, regional and international security in building an ever better world.

It was said by the Minister of National Defense, JoAPound o Lourenco, while speaking at the New Year greetings ceremony of the defense attaches accredited to the Diplomatic Missions in the Republic of Angola.

According to the minister, the country is experiencing a hard times in international context of wars expansion for control of territories and strategic routes, or important energy resources by the great powers, putting the world in the eminence of the return to the cold war that should definitely go over the past History.

He said that international terrorism is a global threat that has destabilized whole countries and provoked the mass exodus of entire populations to other places, risking their lives in the crossing of the Mediterranean.

“Behind it, there are devastated villages and cities, hunger and misery and lose hope for a better future,” said the minister.

In his turn, the president of the Association of Defense Accredited in Angola, Colonel Igor Selivanov, praised the important role played by Angola in the African continent in particular and in the world scale in general.

Source: Angola Press News Agency