It seems that the bilateral relations between the capital Rabat and Madrid are moving towards a positive turn recently, especially after the fading of the “stable diplomatic ” between the two countries.
Spanish Interior Minister Fernando Crand Marlasca praised the level of security and intelligence cooperation between the Kingdom of Morocco and its Spanish counterpart.
in the same matter, the Spanish minister described Rabat as a “strategic partner that is always in the fight against jihadists” during a press statement that followed the joint operation, after which the two countries dismantled a terrorist cell affiliated with the terrorist organization ISIS.
Fernando Crand Marlasca explained, that the security interests in the two countries are still monitoring the responsible parts of the terrorist cell, where 10 people were arrested in Melilla city, while another person was arrested in Granada and two others in Nador.
On the other hand, The Spanish minister, who is close to the Moroccan interior minister, Abdelouafi Laftit, considered this high-level security coordination between the two countries a strong response to terrorism.