Morocco, France discuss bilateral ties, regional issues

2021-04-08 22:30:40 GMT2021-04-09 06:30:40(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

RABAT, April 8 (Xinhua) -- Moroccan Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita on Thursday discussed with his French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian the bilateral ties and regional issues during a teleconference.

The two officials lauded the excellent relations between Morocco and France, and their willingness to consolidate this exceptional partnership, official news agency MAP reported.

Le Drian praised the quality of security cooperation between the two countries, especially in the fight against terrorism.

He welcomed the recent political advances in Libya and reiterated France's support for the political process which should lead to the general elections on Dec. 24.

Bourita and Le Drian also reiterated their willingness to continue consultations and coordinate their actions within multilateral and international bodies. Enditem