The Trump administration considers the Moroccan compromise of extended autonomy for the Sahara serious and credible and that it can constitute a solid basis for negotiations and permanent peace.

The US-Morocco-Israel Agreement and the Triumph of Pragmatism
The United States decided on Saturday 12 December to open a consulate in Dakhla, one of the main cities in the Sahara, "for economic exchanges."
Moha Ennaji is Professor of Cultural and Gender Studies and President of the International Institute for Languages and Cultures in Fez, Morocco