Why did Iran, Morocco resume relations?

January 25, 2015 On Dec. 20, Iran appointed an ambassador to Morocco, five years after diplomatic relations between the two countries were severed at the instigation of Morocco. Ongoing contacts between the two countries’ foreign ministers since February 2014 suggest that Morocco will soon reciprocate and name its own ambassador. Iran officially announced the appointment of Mohammad [...]

By |January 25th, 2015|Marocco|

Morocco and Iran rekindle relationship

The Iranian embassy in Rabat is expected to re-open soon [AFP] January 6, 2015 Diplomatic relations between Morocco and Iran seem to be under repair, five years after they were broken off. Iran recently announced it had appointed Mohammad Taqi Moayyed as its ambassador in Morocco, while Morocco also announced its appointment of a [...]

By |January 6th, 2015|Marocco|

Iran, Morocco to resume diplomatic ties, says Tehran

Iran and Morocco agreed to resume diplomatic relations, that were cut for four years, between the two countries, Tehran’s deputy foreign minister for Arab affairs said. February 6, 2014 Iran will soon resume diplomatic ties with Morocco, severed by Rabat four years ago over Tehran's alleged meddling in the affairs of Bahrain and [...]

By |February 6th, 2014|Marocco|

Morocco severs relations with Iran

Rabat accuses Iranian ambassador of seeking to spread Shia Islam in the Sunni kingdom. March 8, 2009 Bahrain controversy Moroccan local media has repeatedly accused Iran of proselytising in recent years, claims rejected by the Iranian ambassador. The controversy was fuelled recently by comments attributed to an adviser of Iran's supreme leader which [...]

By |March 8th, 2009|Bahrain, Marocco|