Rabat - The French Journalists suspected of blackmailing King Mohammed VI have protested the recordings of their voice requesting € 3 million to keep an allegedly compromising book about the Moroccan monarch unpublished, saying the recordings are “illegal.”French news website, Sud Ouest, reported that on Tuesday, Eric Laurent and co-author Catherine Graciet would demand the judge not to use the recordings as evidence against them at trial, claiming they were “trapped” and the recordings are “illegal”.

Eric Laurent, King Mohammed VI, and Catherine Graciet
Aziz Allilou is a student at the Higher Institute of Media and Communications (ISIC) and Morocco World News correspondent in Rabat.