Prominent Salafi leaders, following the 20 February Movement in 2011 in Morocco, have been shifting their stances from the traditional Salafi paradigm.
Several prominent Salafists in Morocco have surprised the nation by joining mainstream political parties.
The Moroccan Minister of Interior declared that the number of Moroccan militants fighting under the Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham (ISIS) is over 2,000.
Morocco is tightening security measures in response to a "serious terrorist threat" from the group formerly known as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Accompanied by a dozen ministers, Moroccan King Mohammed VI visited Tunisia in an attempt to strengthen bilateral and regional ties.
The commander of the faithful gives his preliminary approval to three requests of cooperation in management of religious affairs with Tunisia, Libya, and Guinea
Women’s rights scored a minor victory in Morocco recently when the appellate court sentenced a man for marital rape, but much more work needs to be done.
Fatwa from the Council of Ulema in Morocco about the Death Penalty for the Apostate
While Morocco has passed laws designed to guarantee gender equality, the situation remains largely unchanged.
The latest novel by Moroccan writer Mahi Binebine is inspired by the suicide bomb attacks on Casablanca.