Germany Hails Morocco’s Reforms under Leadership of HM the King – Joint Declaration

Germany welcomed the reforms carried out by Morocco under the leadership of His Majesty King Mohammed VI for a more open and dynamic society and economy. In a joint declaration adopted on Thursday after talks in Rabat between the Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation and Moroccans Abroad, Nasser Bourita, and the German Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Germany, Annalena Baerbock, currently on a working visit to the Kingdom, Germany welcomed “the reforms carried out by Morocco, under the leadership of HM King Mohammed VI, for a more open and dynamic society and Moroccan economy, including the New Development Model and advanced regionalization.” The German minister also stressed “the potential of the efforts of His Majesty the King to strengthen the integration of the Maghreb on a sound and solid basis. According to the Joint Declaration, the two ministers strongly supported the principle of regional cooperation and indicated the important role that the Arab Maghreb Union could play for peace, stability and sustainable economic and social development. The German minister also reiterated the invitation extended to His Majesty King Mohammed VI by the President of the Federal Republic of Germany, Mr. Frank Walter Steinmeier, to pay a state visit to Germany to seal a renewed partnership between the two countries, reads the Joint Declaration.