Violent clashes erupted, in the night of April 13 to 14, in the camp known as “Smara”, between members of the tribes Oulad moussa and lahcen ohmade. The spark that set fire to these clashes is a conflict between the two tributes on a field of the camp “Smara”. One night of horror was the […]

The Moroccan Exception in the Arab World

King Mohammed VI is carrying out a wide-ranging effort to revive his country’s Jewish heritage. By Yaëlle Azagury and Anouar Majid Ms. Azagury is a writer. Mr. Majid is the editor of Tingis magazine, On a recent balmy spring afternoon, a group of Muslim Moroccan students visited Rabbi Akiba, a jewelbox of a synagogue down […]

His Holiness Pope Francis Visits Mohammed V Mausoleum

His Holiness Pope Francis visited, Saturday, the Mohammed V Mausoleum in Rabat, where he observed a minute’s silence at the graves of late Kings Mohammed V and Hassan II. On this occasion, the Head of the Catholic Church laid wreaths on the tombs of the late Sovereigns. Subsequently, the Supreme Pontiff signed the visitors’ book […]

Morocco, Jordan Agree to Raise Fraternal & Cooperation Ties to Level of Multidimensional Strategic Partnership (Joint Statement)

King Mohammed VI and King Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein, Sovereign of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, have decided to raise the fraternal and cooperation relations between Morocco and Jordan to the level of a multidimensional strategic partnership. The joint statement issued at the end of the working and friendship visit paid by King Abdullah […]