RABAT, March 29 (Xinhua) — Morocco and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) discussed on Monday in Rabat ways to enhance military cooperation, said a statement by the General Staff of Moroccan Armed Forces (FAR).
The discussion came during a meeting between Moroccan Minister in charge of the National Defense Administration Abdeltif Loudyi, and Inspector General of FAR Abdelfattah Louarak, with visiting Chief of Staff of the UAE Major General Hamad Mohammed Thani Al Rumaithi.
They addressed ways to enhance the bilateral military cooperation, including the promotion of collaboration between the armies of the two countries and the sharing of experience and expertise, it added.
The military cooperation between Morocco and the UAE, which is regulated by an agreement signed in May 2006, concern the fields of training, the exchange of visits, and operational, technical and material assistance.
The UAE Chief of Staff is leading a large military delegation on a working visit to Morocco. Enditem