Washington - The US department of state expressed gratefulness to Morocco for its efforts to advance UN talks on Libya."We would also like to express our gratitude to the Kingdom of Morocco for its efforts to advance the UN talks", said the state department's spokesman on Thursday at the daily press briefing following the signing in Skhirat (Morocco) of a landmark political agreement between Libyan rival parties.

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Moroccan Foreign Minister Greets Secretary Kerry Before Strategic Dialogue in Rabat (Photo courtesy US State Department)