While it's not clear why Erdogan left Morocco out of his "African tour" schedule, the Turkish president's trip comes amid perceptible disagreements between Rabat and Ankara.

Morocco, Notable Absentee in Erdogan's African Tour
Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune with Turkish leader Erdogan. Photo credit: Murat Cetinmuhurdar, AFP
Safaa Kasraoui is a journalist at Morocco World News.