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Latest Morocco – United States Free Trade Agreement Stories

2005-12-22 18:43:47

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President George W. Bush signed an order on Thursday to bring a free trade agreement with Morocco into force on January 1, the White House said. "Morocco is a close friend and ally of the United States, and this (free trade agreement) sends a powerful signal that the United States is firmly committed to supporting tolerant and open Muslim societies," the White House said. Under terms of the pact, completed in March 2004, the United States and Morocco...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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