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King Mohammed VI at the African Union Summit

Morocco’s Return to AU, Opportunity for Greater Trade with Africa: Newsweek

Washington – Morocco’s return to the African Union (AU) is an opportunity for greater trade with African countries, wrote US magazine Newsweek, in an...
King Mohammed VI, accompanied by the South Sudanese President Salva Kiir Mayardit

Morocco’s King in Juba: Algeria, South Africa Lose South Sudan, Western...

Washington D.C. - Morocco’s aggressive foreign policy in Africa has been driven not only by the desire to regain admission to the African Union (AU)...

Can Antonio Guterres Do a Better Job Than Ban Ki-moon?

New York - Portuguese diplomat Antonio Guterres has been officially inaugurated as the United Nations Secretary-General. From the start, Guterres will have to address...
Spain Pursues Genocide Charges Against Polisario Leader Ibrahim Ghali

EU Court Ruling: Why Morocco Should Put More Pressure on the...

New York - After the European Court of Justice (ECJ) rejected the Polisario’s appeal against the agricultural agreement signed between Morocco and the European...
Court of Justice of the European Union

EU Court of Justice Rejects Polisario Appeal Against Morocco-EU Agriculture Agreement

Casablanca — The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) on Wednesday annulled the December 10, 2015 judgment of the EU's General Court...
General Wang Xiaojun of China Force Commander

China’s Major General Wang Xiaojin Appointed Commander of MINURSO 

Casablanca — United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Major General Wang Xiaojin as the leader of the UN Mission for Referendum in the...
Tensions Grow as Nouakchott Grants Polisario Entrance Into Lagouira

Tension Grows as Nouakchott Grants Polisario Access to Lagouira

Casablanca - Earlier this week, Mauritanian authorities made its stance on the Sahara issue far less neutral and allowed the Polisario to enter Lagouira,...
Refugees from Western Sahara walk through a school in a refugee camp in the Tindouf reigon of south-western Algeria on October 18, 2005 (AFP Photo/Fayez Nureldine)

Western Sahara: ‘Democracy Now’ Ignores Facts, History to Criticize Morocco

New York - American NGO “Democracy Now” released a podcast on November 24 that purports to provide coverage of the Western Sahara issue.  While its...
king mohammed vi and françois hollande

Western Sahara: France Reiterates Support for 2007 Autonomy Proposal

Rabat - France reiterated Tuesday its support for Morocco’s autonomy proposal for a mutually acceptable political resolution to the Western Sahara issue, referring to the plan as “serious...

Morocco’s Autonomy Plan Serious Basis for Negotiated Solution: French FM

Paris - France on Tuesday reiterated its position on the issue of the Western Sahara, in southern Morocco, stressing that the autonomy plan is...
Petition Calls for African Union to Recognize Morocco’s Sovereignty over Sahara

Petition Calls for African Union to Recognize Morocco’s Sovereignty over Sahara

Rabat - A new petition on Avaaz.com – which has gathered over 2,000 signatures since it was published on November 24th - asserts the...
Western Sahara: COP-22 is Chance for Morocco to Sway Nigeria, Expose South Africa

Western Sahara: COP22 is Chance for Morocco to Sway Nigeria, Expose...

Washington D.C - Moroccan officials are notorious for squandering all the ripe diplomatic opportunities when their country host key international conferences. Will COP-22 be...
Why Donald Trump’s Victory is the Best News for Morocco

Trump Election: Why Morocco Should Be Optimistic But Cautious

New York - The election of American billionaire Donald Trump came as surprise for American and foreign observers. As in other countries, Moroccans have followed...
King Mohammed VI from Dakar, Senegal

King Mohammed VI, Caliph of the African Faithful

Rabat - On the 41st anniversary of the Green March, Mohammed VI has addressed the Moroccan people from Dakar, Senegal in defiance of those...
Campaign Seeks to Revoke Separatist Aminatou Haidar’s Moroccan Citizenship

Aminatou Haidar’s Meets With Representative of American Embassy in Rabat

Casablanca - Aminatou Haidar, the President of NGO Codesa, recently had several meetings with Heather Chase, an American diplomat working for the American embassy...
President of Tanzania, Jon Pombe Joseph Magufuli, with King Mohammed VI

Western Sahara: Tanzania in Favor of a Mutually Acceptable Political Solution 

Casablanca - According to a statement released by the MAP, following King Mohamed VI’s visit to Tanzania from October 23 to the 25, the...
Moroccan Ambassador Highlight Morocco-Russia Strategic Economic Partnership

There Can Be Only Negotiated Political Solution to Western Sahara: Ambassador

Geneva – Morocco stressed in the United Nations in Geneva that the only way forward to put an end to the dispute over the...
Egypt Denies Extending Invitation Polisario Delegation

Western Sahara: Why Morocco Should Not Trust Sisi’s Regime

New York - Moroccans were taken aback over the weekend by news that Egypt welcomed a Polisario delegation and allowed it to take part...