EU Courts ruling Germany to Support Morocco in the Appeal

Rabat – Germany’s interior minister Thomas de Maizière said here on Monday that his country will support Morocco’s position in the appeal process against the European Court’s ruling related to the Morocco-EU agriculture agreement.“Germany will support Morocco’s position in the appeal process against first instance ruling on the agriculture agreement,” the German official pointed out following talks with his Moroccan counterpart Mohamed Hassad.For his part, Hassad said that Germany “expressed its full support for Morocco in defending its interests in the European Union.” Last December, the European Court of Justice’s Eighth Chamber made a ruling annulling an enhancement of the agricultural agreement signed in 2012 between Morocco and the European Union.