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Wednesday 17 May 2017

Morocco-Comoros Parliamentary Friendship Group Created

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Morocco-Comoros Parliamentary Friendship Group Created

Speaker of the House of Representatives (Morocco’s lower house), Habib El Malki, announced on Wednesday in Rabat the creation of the Morocco-Comoros parliamentary friendship group.

During talks with minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Comorians Living Abroad, Mohamed Bacar Dossar, El Malki stressed that this group will discuss with its Comorian counterpart issues of common interest and the means to strengthen relations between the two legislative institutions.

El Malki underscored the importance of strengthening the historical relations between the two countries and implementing as soon as possible the cooperation agreement signed at the meeting of the High Joint Committee, a statement from the Lower House said.

El Malki also invited the President of the Comorian National Assembly to pay a visit to Morocco to discuss the means to develop bilateral relations.

In his turn, Dossar, who is currently visiting Morocco at the head of an important delegation, reiterated his country's support for the territorial integrity of the Kingdom, expressing his satisfaction with the current level of bilateral cooperation in several sectors, including training and cultural and pedagogical exchange.

The Comorian top diplomat also reaffirmed his country's desire to develop economic and trade exchange with the Kingdom, highlighting his country's investment potential and the distinguished position of Morocco as a "pioneer of investment in the African continent".

MAP 18 May 2017