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Oct 29, 2014, 17:04 ET

Morocco to Provide Direct Military and Intelligence Support to UAE against Terrorist Threat

 (MACP) — Moroccan Minister of Foreign Affairs Salaheddine Mezouar announced today that Morocco will provide direct military, operational...

Oct 14, 2014, 17:38 ET

Mohammed VI Museum Opens in Rabat, Partners with Smithsonian

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) -- On October 7, the Mohammed VI Modern and Contemporary Art Museum – the first...

Oct 10, 2014, 18:34 ET

At Parliament, King Mohammed VI Urges Legislators to Act on Reform

WASHINGTON, Oct. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) — In a speech delivered at the opening session of Morocco's Parliament on Friday,...

Sep 25, 2014, 12:35 ET

Morocco to Host Clinton Global Initiative's First Middle East & Africa Conference

WASHINGTON, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) — In remarks delivered September 24 at the closing session of this year's Clinton...

Sep 24, 2014, 15:35 ET

Morocco Plays Central Role in Global Counterterrorism Forum's Newest Initiatives

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) -- At its 5th ministerial meeting held in New York September 23, the Global...

Aug 21, 2014, 17:20 ET

In King/People's Revolution Day Speech, King Mohammed VI Lauds Business and Civil Society

WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) — A national holiday in Morocco that commemorates Moroccans' mobilization for...

Aug 08, 2014, 19:42 ET

Morocco Shines as Key US Business and Security Ally at US-Africa Summit

WASHINGTON, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) -- Led by Head of Government Abdelilah Benkirane, more than a dozen high-ranking...

Aug 04, 2014, 10:41 ET

Morocco to Play Key Role at US-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) -- Beginning today through August 6, Morocco will join leaders from some 50 African...

Jul 31, 2014, 11:46 ET

After 15 Years Leading Morocco, King Mohammed VI Takes Stock of Reforms and Progress at National and International Levels

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) -- Marking 15 years of his reign, Morocco's King Mohammed VI delivered a speech to the...

Jul 29, 2014, 12:05 ET

Morocco Celebrates 15 Years Under King Mohammed VI's Leadership

WASHINGTON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) — On July 30th Moroccans celebrate the 15th anniversary of the reign of King...

Jul 16, 2014, 18:28 ET

Reinforcing Historic Relationship, Morocco's King Mohammed VI Hosts King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain

WASHINGTON, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) — On Monday and Tuesday King Mohammed VI hosted Spain's new King, Felipe VI, and...

Jun 02, 2014, 16:01 ET

Morocco's King Strengthens Strategic Partnership with Tunisia, Draws Road Map for Broader Maghreb Integration

WASHINGTON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) -- Morocco's King Mohammed VI and a delegation of public and private-sector leaders on...

May 14, 2014, 16:55 ET

Morocco Begins Construction of New Regional Training Center for Religious Leaders

WASHINGTON, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) — King Mohammed VI on Monday presided over the groundbreaking for a religious...

Apr 09, 2014, 21:38 ET

Congress praises Morocco's reforms, urges State Department to further strengthen US-Morocco strategic partnership

WASHINGTON, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) -- At a House hearing today on US policy toward Morocco, key members of the...

Apr 04, 2014, 18:07 ET

Secretary of State John Kerry on Morocco: "The US will stand by this relationship every step of the way"

WASHINGTON, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) -- Concluding a tour of Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa, Secretary of State...

Mar 14, 2014, 20:16 ET

Morocco Advances Expansive Reform of Military Justice System, Excluding Civilians from Trial in Military Courts

WASHINGTON, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) -- Morocco's Council of Ministers, chaired by King Mohammed VI, today announced...

Mar 14, 2014, 12:29 ET

Morocco's King urges 'comprehensive perception of security' at 31st meeting of Arab Interior Ministers Council

WASHINGTON, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) -- Interior Ministers from 22 Arab nations met in Marrakesh, Morocco March 12-13 for the...

Mar 12, 2014, 17:39 ET

King's Four-Nation Tour Deepens Morocco's Partnerships in Africa; More Than 80 Agreements Signed for Economic, Social Cooperation

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) -- This past week, Morocco's King Mohammed VI concluded a three-week trip in...

Mar 07, 2014, 15:42 ET

Morocco King's African solidarity tour travels to Guinea and Gabon, building new partnerships for development, food security, and peace

WASHINGTON, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) -- Continuing his journey to promote solidarity and economic cooperation in Africa,...

Feb 25, 2014, 13:36 ET

King Mohammed VI at Moroccan-Ivorian Economic Forum: "Africa Should Learn to Trust Africa"

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ (MACP) — In a speech opening the first-ever Moroccan-Ivorian Economic Forum held in...