Taroudante - Moroccan Salafists have reportedly been organized in a political group called “Salafi Movement for Political Reform,” with the aim to guide Salafists and combat terrorism, according to Telquel.Former Salafi prisoners arrested in the wake of the attacks of May 16, 2003 created their own political movement, making the first step towards “a positive integration into the political scene,” and participate in the “country’s political reform.”

Larbi is a freelance writer and assistant editor at Morocco World News.