Abdelilah Benkirane, the secretary-general of Morocco's opposition Islamist Justice and Development Party (front center), arrives for an election rally ahead of upcoming nationwide legislative elections in Sale, Morocco, earlier this month. Mr. Benkirane has high hopes for his party. (Associated Press)

Abdelilah Benkirane, the secretary-general of Morocco's opposition Islamist Justice and Development Party (front center), arrives for an election rally ahead of upcoming nationwide legislative elections in Sale, Morocco, earlier this month. Mr. Benkirane has high hopes for his party. (Associated Press)