Rabat - In Morocco’s capital of Rabat, some 2,216 km away from Paris, France continues to have influence on Morocco as a current primary trade partner. But the current alarming state of politics in the republic has called into question: is France still a model for Morocco?

Moulay Youssef of Morocco with Generel Lyautey of France
Amira El Masaiti is a Morocco World News correspondent in Rabat.