The two countries are committed to promoting trade, industry, tourism, and investment in the region.

Morocco, Mauritania Move Towards Concrete Bilateral Cooperation
Khalid Safir, Wali and director general of local authorities at Morocco’s Ministry of Interior, signed the MoU with Abdi Ould Horma, director general of territorial authorities at the Mauritanian Ministry of Interior and Decentralization. Photo credit: MAP Photo
Morgan Hekking holds a BA in International Relations from Hobart & William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York.