SAR_Moulay_Rachid_FAR_G140509

Rabat, May 14, 2009 - In celebration of the 53rd Anniversary of the founding of the Royal Armed Forces, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Moulay Rachid hosted a special luncheon Thursday, May 14, to honor the men and women who served the Kingdom.

As part of an event, the celebration offered the Royal Armed Forces an opportunity to reflect on the leadership and inspiring aura of Crown Prince Moulay Rachid that pervaded the anniversary.

Crown Prince Moulay Rachid, who plays a strong leadership role in the military, stressed that the Royal Armed Forces are the guarantor of the national security and domestic tranquility of Moroccan people.

Hand in hand, Crown Prince Moulay Rachid saluted Moroccan soldiers involved in abroad peacekeeping operations who are serving to prevent potential conflicts and paid tribute to their families and sacrifice of Moroccan military spouses.

Crown Prince Moulay Rachid made the concluding statement in the celebration of the 53rd Anniversary of the founding of the Royal Armed Forces, expressing appreciation of the strength of service members and families who are sacrificing for the Kingdom of Morocco, saying they deserve full support in return.