Rabat – King Mohammed VI received Ivanka Trump, White House adviser and daughter of US President Donald Trump, in Rabat on November 7.
After her meeting with the monarch, Ivanka Trump took to Twitter to comment on her trip and the hospitality of King Mohammed VI.
Having arrived in Morocco on November 6, Ivanka wrote: “Today, I was honored to speak with His Majesty King Mohammed VI & thank him for his gracious hospitality during our delegation’s visit to the beautiful country of Morocco.”
The adviser to the US president concluded her tweet, emphasizing that Washington “deeply values the long-standing & growing bilateral relationship between our countries.”
In another tweet, Ivanka said that she discussed with the King “his meaningful recent legal reforms to advance gender equality in Morocco.”
“We appreciate his leadership on making progress on all aspects of the @MCCgov Compact. #WGD,” she added.
Ivanka Trump also met with Head of Government Saad Eddine El Othmani and Minister of Foreign Affairs Nasser Bourita on November 7.
The CEO of Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Sean Cairncross is accompanying Ivanka on her trip to Morocco.
Ahead of the visit the MCC said that Ivanka’s visit Morocco reflects strong US-Moroccan diplomatic ties and will “further the strong partnership” between Washington and Rabat.
The partnership between the two countries, according to the MCC, spans all aspects of bilateral cooperation “from trade, security, democracy, governance, and regional priorities.”