MOROCCO, 27 January – French MP Jacques Maire, member of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the National Assembly and President of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe group of the Council of Europe, underlined the importance of Morocco as a “strong partner on which France and Europe can count”.
During talks with Driss El Kaissi, Consul General of the Kingdom in Strasbourg, the French deputy underlined that “due to its level of development, Morocco fully plays its role as a bridge between Africa and Europe”, indicates a press release from the Moroccan diplomatic representation. in the Alsatian city.
On the diplomacy side, Maire and El Kaisssi discussed the role of Morocco in the Libyan crisis and the peace process in the Middle East, especially since the signing of the Abraham Accords, adds the same source.
With regard to the Kingdom’s relations with the Council of Europe, Mr. Maire welcomed the “positive assessment and the dynamics that have marked these relations in recent years, which has resulted in the Kingdom’s accession to several legal mechanisms of the Council of Europe and by important co-operation projects related to the areas of expertise of the Council”, reads the press release.
MAP January 27, 2022