Washington praises His Majesty the King’s role in regional stability and prosperity
Washington – The United States commended on Sunday His Majesty King Mohammed VI’s role in furthering stability, security, and prosperity in the region.
In a press release issued on the occasion of the Sovereign’s 24th anniversary of ascending to the throne of His glorious ancestors, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken conveyed his best wishes and congratulations to His Majesty King Mohammed VI and the Moroccan people on behalf of the US government and citizens.
“I extend my warmest congratulations to His Majesty the King and to the Moroccan people on the Throne Day, and we thank you for being one of our oldest and closest friends”, he added.
Blinken emphasized that the U.S. and Morocco’s “deep and abiding” connection remains “a pillar of peace and stability for our two countries and the region.”
“We commend King Mohammed VI for his role in furthering regional stability, security, and prosperity as well as advancing our shared interests”, he said, stating that Rabat and Washington have a deep and historic relationship that “continues to benefit the people of both our countries”.