US adopts map of Morocco that includes Western Sahara

Signature of the American ambassador on the complete map of Morocco, which was officially approved by the US government. (Supplied)

The US adopted Saturday a “new official” map of Morocco that includes the disputed territory of Western Sahara, the ambassador to Rabat said.

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“This map is a tangible representation of President Trump’s bold proclamation two days ago -- recognizing Morocco’s sovereignty over Western Sahara,” Ambassador David Fischer said before signing the “new official US government map of the kingdom of Morocco”.

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Last Update: Sunday, 13 December 2020 KSA 02:19 - GMT 23:19