Thursday 09 february 2023 - 7:53:05 am

Minister of Justice, Moroccan counterpart review cooperation in legal, judicial fields

ABU DHABI, 23rd September, 2022 (WAM) -- Abdullah bin Sultan bin Awad Al Nuaimi, Minister of Justice, received in his office at the headquarters of the Ministry of Justice in Abu Dhabi, Moroccan Minister of Justice Abdellatif Wahbi and his accompanying delegation.

Al Nuaimi welcomed Minister Wahbi and his delegation, highlighting the strong UAE-Morocco ties and the importance of the judicial and legal agreements signed between the two countries, which contributed to combating crime, facilitating exchange of criminals, mutual legal assistance in criminal matters, and legal and judicial cooperation in the civil and commercial fields.

During the meeting, which was attended by senior officials from both Ministries, the two sides were briefed on their countries' distinguished experiences in the field of the judicial system, and underscored the importance of exchanging information and ways to enhance joint cooperation.

The Moroccan delegation praised the UAE in its transition to smart justice systems and keeping pace with the latest technologies in accordance with international best practices, as well as legislations issued recently corresponding to the civilized renaissance witnessed by the country.

Al Nuaimi then received an invitation from his Moroccan counterpart to attend the 38th session of the Council of Arab Justice Ministers, which is expected to be held on 19-20 October, 2022.

WAM/Khoder Nashar