New York - The al Hewar Center, in collaboration with the Washington Moroccan American Club led by Hassan Samrhouni and journalist Said el Ouafi, is organizing a panel discussion on the life of Morocco’s famous resister Mohamed Ben Abdelkrim el Khattabi. The event will take place on Wednesday, February 22 at 8 pm and will consider the pivotal role played by Abdelkrim el Khattabi in fighting Spanish colonialism in northern Morocco.

Ben Abdelkrim al-Khattabi (1822-1963), hero and icon of the Rif
Ben Abdelkrim al-Khattabi (1822-1963), hero and icon of the Rif
Adnane Bennis is a national of Morocco, obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Computer and Information Science from East west University in Chicago.