After 20 Years, Croatian Foreign Minister Visits Morocco

By 9 February 2019

ZAGREB, February 9, 2019 - Croatian Foreign Minister Marija Pejčinović Burić is currently on an official visit to Morocco, the first visit of a Croatian foreign minister in twenty years, the ministry said in a press release on Friday evening.

Pejčinović Burić met with Prime Minister Saadeddine El Othmani, Speaker of the House of Representatives Habib El Malki and Minister for National Defence Administration Abdellatif Loudiyi.

They discussed bilateral relations and exchanged views on current global and regional issues, as well as a common response to challenges such as terrorism, crime and illegal migration.

Three documents were signed: a memorandum of understanding on comprehensive long-term partnership between Croatia and Morocco, a memorandum of understanding on healthcare, and a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in tourism.

Also signed was a framework intergovernmental agreement on defence cooperation, the press release said.

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