National Democratic Party (Morocco)

The National Democratic Party (French: Parti national-démocrate) is a political party in Morocco. Its current leader is Abdellah Kadiri.[1]

History and ProfileEdit

The party was established 1981 as a split from the National Rally of Independents.[2][3]

At the last legislative elections, 27 September 2002, the party won 12 out of 325 seats.[2] In the parliamentary election, held on 7 September 2007, the party won 14 out of 325 seats together with the Al Ahd with which it formed an alliance, called the Covenant Party.[2]

It decided to merge into the Authenticity and Modernity Party in 2008, but then decided against this move later.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "CIA - The World Factbook -- Field Listing - Political parties and leaders". www.cia.gov. Archived from the original on 13 June 2007.
  2. ^ a b c "Moroccan Political Parties". Riad Reviews. Archived from the original on 16 October 2014. Retrieved 10 October 2014.
  3. ^ "Organizations". Maroc. Retrieved 10 October 2014.
  4. ^ Bruce Maddy-Weitzman; Daniel Zisenwine (2013). Contemporary Morocco: State, Politics and Society Under Mohammmed VI. Routledge. p. 20. ISBN 978-0-415-69546-6. Retrieved 10 October 2014.