The visit Wendy Sherman, the first of its kind to a senior U.S. official to Morocco, and also gaining her privacy because they followed theMINURSO crisis that erupted between Rabat and Washington last April.

Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman is in Libya, and will travel to Egypt, Tunisia, Morocco, and Algeria on June 10-16. During her trip to North Africa, Under Secretary Sherman will meet with government officials and civil society representatives to discuss a broad range of issues.