Blinken thanks Moroccan FM for normalizing with Israel

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken lauds Morocco’s recent decision to normalize relations with Israel during a phone call with Rabat’s Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita.

“The secretary welcomed Morocco’s steps to improve relations with Israel and noted the Morocco-Israel relationship will bring long-term benefits for both countries,” reads a readout from the State Department.

“They discussed opportunities to increase cooperation in Africa to promote economic prosperity and stability and the Secretary highlighted Morocco’s key role in fostering stability in the Sahel and Libya,” the statement reads.

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