Mogherini reiterates strategic character of relations between Morocco and the EU

The partnership is crucial.

"The strategic importance of the partnership between the EU and Morocco remains politically and economically crucial," said the EU buitenlandchef Frederica Mogherini.

"Morocco is a key partner for the EU, with which we have developed a lasting and valuable partnership", she added to her reaction.

They also clarified that "the political dialogue (with Morocco) is complemented by the important financial contribution that the EU institutions and civil society organizations in order to support the reform process and the implementation guarantees in compliance with the international standards and the Moroccan Constitution ".