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2026 World Cup: Saudi Stand, an Arab & Islamic Betrayal

Saudi Arabia’s outright mobilization for the joint bid by the USA, Canada and Mexico to host the 2026 world football cup raises in itself amazement and questions about the Saudi Kingdom’s stakes and goals. But when this mobilization aims to eliminate a country often described as “brotherly”, “ally” and “strategic partner”, the only name for […]

Morocco, Nigeria partner to set up a South- South cooperation model

King Mohammed VI of Morocco and President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria have both expressed their satisfaction at the progress scored by their cooperation in various areas, such as agriculture, fertilizer production, energy infrastructure and mining and voiced resolve to bank on this cooperation to set up a South- South cooperation model. This came in the […]

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The Rabat-Abuja axis, an enhanced partnership for a new Africa

President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria is expected in Rabat Sunday for a two-day friendship and working visit to Morocco at the invitation of King Mohammed VI. The two leaders will hold official talks and will co-chair the signing ceremony of several agreements, the ministry of the Royal Household, Protocol and Chancellery said in a statement. […]

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Field hospital deployment in Gaza, additional token of Morocco’s solidarity with Palestine

King Mohammed VI has once again translated his solidarity with Palestine into acts as he gave on Sunday his orders to deploy a medical-surgical field hospital of the royal armed forces (FAR) in Gaza, following the recent tragic events that took place in the Palestinian territory, leaving hundreds of injured. This royal solicitude is meant […]

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G5-Sahel military force needs reinforced mandate for effective intervention

Permanent Secretary of the G5-Sahel military force, Maman Sidikou, on Wednesday (May 23) called on the Security Council for “a reinforced mandate” for this nascent anti-jihadist unit, a request that was immediately rejected by the United States, which refuses any increased involvement of the UN in the G5-Sahel force. “We are still far from having […]

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Morocco Hosts UN Public Service Forum 2018

The Moroccan city of Marrakech will host the United Nations Public Service forum June 21- 23 to be held under the theme: “Transforming governance to realize the Sustainable Development Goals”. The event will bring together ministers and senior decision-makers to discuss how to transform governance and innovate the way governments, institutions and public administrations are […]

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Morocco Represented at Women’s Forum Canada 2018

Morocco was represented by Princess Lalla Hasnaa, chairwoman of the Mohammed VI Foundation for the Protection of the Environment at the “Women’s Forum Canada 2018”, held in Toronto May 10-11 under the theme “Bridging the gap: A call to the G7 for inclusive progress”. In an address she delivered at a plenary session, held under […]

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UN Security Council adopts new resolution on Sahara

The UN Security Council adopted Friday resolution 2414 renewing the mandate of the UN mission to the Sahara, MINURSO, for another six months until October 31, and urging the Polisairo to withdraw immediately from the buffer strip, east to the Morocco-built security berm. The resolution, adopted by 12 votes for and 3 abstentions, also calls […]

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Sahel: Barkhane Commander Deplores Lack of Support to G5

The commander-in-chief of Barkhane Operation, General Bruno Guibert, has deplored the delay in fulfilling the international community’s pledges to support the G5-Sahel, set up to fight terrorist groups swarming in the region. The three-star General Bruno Guilbert who is in command of Barkhane since July 2017 expressed, in an interview with French magazine l’Express, deep […]

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King Mohammed VI Sends Message to Guterres on Sahara Development

Foreign minister Nasser Bourita on Wednesday handed the UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres a message from King Mohammed VI on the recent development in the Sahara issue. The message draws the attention of the UN chief to the serious developments in the North East of the Sahara territory where the polisario has violated the 1991 […]

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