Tag: chabat

Istiqlal Withdrawal from Governing Coalition: Does Chabat want to become Caliph instead of the Caliph Benkirane.

May 14, 2013

The National Council of the Istiqlal Party decided on Saturday to withdraw from the Moroccan coalition government led by the Islamist Party for Justice and ... Read More

Morocco : the Benkirane-Chabat Showdown

January 25, 2013

Relations between the Head of the Government, Abdelilah Benkirane, and the leader of the Istiqlal Party, the backbone of the governmental coalition, Hamid Chabat, are ... Read More

Hamid Chabat: from union activist to leader of Morocco’s Istiqlal

October 3, 2012

Hamid Chabat, a former factory worker and mechanic , has been elected Secretary General of the Istiqlal party, one of the most powerful political parties ... Read More