Morocco, China Discuss Boosting Military Cooperation

Rabat  –  The means to beef up military cooperation between Morocco and China were raised, on Thursday in Rabat, during a meeting between Supreme Commander and Chief of the General Staff of the Royal Armed Forces (FAR), General de Corps d’Armée, FAR’s General Inspector and commander of the Southern Zone, and Chinese Major General Yao Yunzho, Director of the Department of the World Military Research at the People’s Liberation Army’s Academy of Military Science.The meeting tackled the results of bilateral military cooperation as well as the opportunities for further boosting cooperation in areas of common concern, FAR’s General Staff said in a statement.Special focus was given to cooperation prospects between the Royal Armed Forces and the People’s Liberation Army notably in areas pertaining to training and the exchange of visits. The talks are part of the momentum that has been characterising the bilateral friendship ties, added the statement.Major General Yao Yunzhu is leading a Chinese military and civilian delegation on a visit to the Kingdom on December 10-13.