Biden Commends Strategic, Lasting US-Morocco Partnership


US President Joe Biden has reaffirmed his country’s satisfaction with cooperation and bilateral ties with Morocco.

Biden made his remarks in a message to King Mohammed VI, congratulating the monarch on the 24th anniversary of his accession to the Throne.

In the message, President Biden conveyed his and the American people’s best wishes to King Mohammed VI as well as to the Moroccan people, stressing that cooperation between the two countries is a “strategic and lasting” partnership.

Expressing his satisfaction with the evolving US-Morocco partnership, Biden said that the countries have in recent years deepened their cooperation in a wide range of sectors, including the fight against terrorism and extremism.

He also commended Morocco’s role in contributing to regional peace and religious coexistence, stressing that the US is determined to boost cooperation with Morocco in a wide range of fields, including trade and security.

“I look forward to further strengthening, in the year ahead, this exceptional partnership between our two nations, as well as the deep bonds of friendship between our peoples,” Biden concluded.