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KUWAIT, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Morocco's King Mohammed plans totour Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries in the next fewweeks to discuss investment and bilateral relations, a seniorKuwaiti official said on Thursday.

"He is going on a tour in the Gulf countries," Kuwait'sForeign Ministry Undersecretary Khaled al-Jarallah told Reuters.

King Mohammed is expected to visit Kuwait as part of thetour in October or November, he said. The GCC comprises SaudiArabia, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar andOman.

(Reporting by Sylvia Westall; Editing by Andrew Torchia)

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Keywords: MOROCCO GULF/KUWAIT