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Congressmen, Experts Urge Negotiated Solution to Western Sahara Conflict in Capitol Hill Hearing on US-Morocco Relations

Apr 21, 2016 - Marketwired

In a hearing on US-Morocco relations held Wednesday in Rayburn House Office Building, members of Congress from both sides of the aisle praised Morocco as a "stable and stalwart US ally in a complicated part of the world," and called for a negotiated solution to the forty-year-old Western Sahara conflict based on a formula of autonomy under Moroccan sovereignty.

"The US and Morocco have had a long and strategic relationships for so very long," said Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subc...