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Thursday 25 November 2021

Minister of Foreign Affairs Receives Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister of Israel

 Minister of Foreign Affairs Receives Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister of Israel

Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation and Moroccans Abroad, Nasser Bourita, on Wednesday received in Rabat Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense of the State of Israel, Benjamin Gantz.

The Israeli official is leading a large delegation on an official visit to Morocco from 23 to 25 November.

Earlier in the day, Mr. Gantz was received, upon High Royal Instructions, respectively by the Minister Delegate to the Head of Government, in charge of National Defense Administration and by the Lieutenant General, Inspector General of the Royal Armed Forces (FAR) and Commander of the Southern Zone.

The Minister Delegate to the Head of Government, in charge of National Defense Administration, Abdeltif Loudyi, and the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense of the State of Israel signed, on this occasion, a Memorandum of Understanding in the field of defense covering the exchange of experiences and expertise, technology transfer, training as well as cooperation in the area of defense industry.

MAP 24 November 2021