Bariza Khiari is Morocco's Sufi ally for islam in France
Morocco, which is looking for new allies to play a role in the restructuring of Muslim institutions in France being supervised by the highly pro-Algerian Jean-Pierre Chevenement, is counting heavily on the support of French Senate vice president Bariza Khiari, [. [...]
Who put an end to rift between Paris and Rabat?
The resumption of judicial cooperation between France and Morocco on Jan. 31 marked the first step towards putting diplo-matic relations between the two countries back on an even keel. In the corridors of France's Socialist Party some have been acting as go-betweens to heal the breach. [...]
Guigou strives to improve Paris-Rabat ties
Considered to be among Morocco's "best friends" in France's Socialist Party, Elisabeth Guigou is doing her utmost to put paid to a diplomatic crisis that has poisoned relations between Paris and Rabat. According to our sources, the former justice minister [. [...]
25% OFF your subscription to Maghreb Confidential
Offer available until 24/09/2019