Countering Radicalism
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Featuring Rachad Bouhlal, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Morocco to the United States The Arab Spring led to a wave of political and economic reforms across the Middle East and North Africa. But the political unrest also led to a rise in religious radicalism. While extremist groups have gained traction in the region, governments such as Morocco’s have aimed to adopt comprehensive strategies in an effort to meet this growing challenge. What approaches have worked for Morocco? What is the country’s strategy for countering radicalism and extremism going forward? Ambassador Rachad Bouhlal discusses Morocco's efforts to promote regional peace and security. Advance registration required.