Category: Côte d’Ivoire

‘This is Iran’s strategy to expand Shi’a influence in Morocco,’ Al-Hadate (Morocco), 18 May 2014

Moroccan daily newspaper Alittihad has reported that Iran is attempting to spread the influence of Shi’a Islam to North Africa, using Lebanese communities in Côte d’Ivoire, Gabon and Sierra Leone to financially support Shi’as in Maghreb states. Continue reading

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‘Moroccan king launches development projects in Côte d’Ivoire,’ Elaph (London), 3 March 2014

Screen Shot 2014-03-06 at 8.25.50 PMMoroccan King Mohammed VI visited Côte d’Ivoire for one week in which welcomed back the Ivorian president from his medical visit to France to undergo surgery,  launched a number of development projects, signed numerous cooperation and partnership agreement, and even had a stretch of highway named after him. Continue reading