Morocco

Annex 2 State*No
Signature Date24-SEP-1996
Ratification Date17-APR-2000

Monitoring Facilities

LocationTypeTreaty CodeStatus
MideltAuxiliary Seismic StationAS066Certified

Additional Information

Facility Agreement: yet to be concluded

Hosted Advanced Training/National Data Centre Capacity Building Training Course from 2 to 13 November 2009 in Rabat.

Chaired 2009 Article XIV Conference jointly with France.

Morocco was the 56th State to ratify the CTBT, see CTBTO press release.

Quote

"Le Maroc et la France ont entrepris, durant ces deux dernières années, de nombreuses demarches officielles, aux niveaux multilateral, regional et bilateral, en vue d’accélérer le processus de la ratification du TICEN." Unofficial translation:
"Over the last two years, Morocco and France have undertaken a number of official steps at the multilateral, regional and bilateral level to accelerate the ratification process of the CTBT."
Foreign Minister Taib Fassi Fihri at the 2011 Article XIV Conference in New York - full statement (PDF - in French)

See also Fihri's contribution to Spectrum 13: "The CTBT: Its crucial and overdue entry into force" (PDF)

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