Report: Islamists’ win called a Moroccan, not a pan-Arab Muslim Brotherhood phenomenon

Report: Islamists’ win called a Moroccan, not a pan-Arab Muslim Brotherhood phenomenon

Special to WorldTribune.com RABAT — The Islamist movement that won parliamentary elections in Morocco reflects the traditions of the North African kingdom rather than the pan-Arab Muslim Brotherhood, a report said. The International Strategic Studies Association said that the victory of the Justice and Development Party in parliamentary elections on Nov. 25 did not reflect […]

Islamists win 80 seats in ‘transparent’ Morocco elections

Islamists win 80 seats in ‘transparent’ Morocco elections

Special to WorldTribune.com CAIRO — The leading Islamic opposition party has claimed victory in Morocco’s parliamentary elections. The Justice and Development Party said it gained more seats than any other group running in Morocco’s elections, meant to elect a 395-member parliamentary. The party is said to have won some 27 percent out of the 288 […]