Morocco seeks to join the African Union. Western Sahara as always the obstacle. An unusual high-level contact with Algeria.
President Bashir of Sudan in Rwanda for the OAU summit, continuing to defy the ICC travel ban. ICC not popular or effective in Africa.
Are attitudes changing in Rabat? Over the last six months, Morocco has fallen out with Europe, the United Nations and the United States. Will Paris abandon its North Africa protégé?
Weatern Sahara an intractable dispute, 40 years old and with no end in sight, poisoning relations between Morocco and Algeria. A row between Morocco and the EU. First visit by Ban Ki-moon.
Morocco making her own way, but shares some problems with the Middle East including the IS threat.
Morocco active against Islamists, not (yet) targeted by IS. Management of Salafi shaikhs a model for elsewhere?