Rabat - King Mohammed VI's private visit to Turkey will include a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Rabat – King Mohammed VI’s private visit to Turkey will include a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
According to Turkish newspapers, the Moroccan monarch is expected to meet the president of the Turkish republic in an unofficial and friendly meeting. However, the date of the meeting was not specified.
This is the first time Mohammed VI of Morocco will meet current Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Erdogan visited Morocco last year as Turkey’s Prime Minister. He was accompanied by several ministers and a large delegation of Turkish businessmen.
The then Turkish premier held talks with his Moroccan counterpart Abdelillah Benkirane in addition to former Foreign Minister Saad Eddine El Othmani.
He was not received by the Moroccan monarch who was in private visit to France at the time.
After Morocco, Erdogan visited Algeria and Tunisia as part of a Maghreb tour.