The news outlet reported on July 31 that former Prime Minister of Spain Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero spoke with King Mohammed VI “about the official trip of the Prime Minister, Pedro Sanchez.”
Zapatero talked to the King about Sanchez’s visit during the Throne Day ceremony he attended on Monday, July 30.
El Mundo added that Sanchez would visit Morocco during “one of the three central weeks of August.”
Rabat and Madrid will discuss the details of the visit in the near future, according to the Spanish outlet.
Recently, the Spanish head of government expressed his willingness to reinforce cooperation with Morocco on the issue of migration.
Zapatero told the press on the sidelines of the Throne Day ceremony that he is convinced that the new government will preserve the positive diplomatic ties between Morocco and Spain.
“I am convinced that this positive relationship between our two countries will be further consolidated with the new Spanish government,” Zapatero said.
Zapatero also underscored the importance of strengthening the links between Spain and Morocco for the benefit of both countries.