24 °C Partly cloudy Rabat

News
Wednesday 12 April 2017

The Official Visit of US Senator William Thad Cochranto Morocco

Vocal synthesis
The Official Visit of US Senator William Thad Cochranto Morocco

Head of Government Holds Talks with US Senator Thad Cochran

Head of government, Saad Eddine El Othmani, held talks here on Wednesday with US Senator William Thad Cochran.

Talks focused on various aspects of cooperation between Morocco and the United States.

Cochran welcomed the strategic partnership that binds the two countries in several areas, the Government Head's department said in a statement.

The US Senator also stressed the importance of Morocco's role in preserving regional and international security and stability, as well as the Kingdom's initiatives to support development, particularly in Africa, the source added.

In his turn, El Othmani praised the strategic partnership between Morocco and the United States in various fields, recalling the Kingdom's constant commitment to contribute to the strengthening of security and stability at the regional and international levels.

El Othmani also hailed the United States' support for the autonomy proposal presented by the Kingdom to settle the Sahara issue, which the US Administration describes as "realistic, serious and credible".

He also stressed the importance of the development projects carried out under the Millennium Challenge Account, as well as efforts made in Morocco by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

MAP 12 April 2017

 

FM Holds Talks with US Senator Thad Cochran

Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Nasser Bourita, held talks here on Wednesday with US Senator Thad Cochran.

Talks between the two parties focused on bilateral relations and the means to strengthen them in various fields.

The American Senator has met earlier with head of government, Saad-Eddine El Othmani.

Senator Thad Cochran is on a visit to Morocco at the head of a US delegation.

MAP 12 April 2017