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News Morocco » People: The Female Quran Experts Fighting Radical Islam in Morocco

News channel or source: https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/02/the-female-quran-experts-fighting-radical-islam-in-morocco/551996/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

“It probably helped that we didn’t argue with [the young people we talked to],” she said. “We just answered their questions. We helped their families. We sat with the mothers and taught them how to help their children.” Many of the young Moroccan ...

News Morocco » People: Fisheries agreement with Morocco is an instrument of soft power for EU

News channel or source: https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/opinion/fisheries-agreement-with-morocco-is-an-instrument-of-soft-power-for-eu/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

according to the FAO which estimates that 3 million people in Morocco depend on fisheries for their livelihoods. According to the last EU evaluation report on the Protocol to the Sustainable Fisheries Partnership Agreement, the estimates of the socio ...

News Morocco » People: Protests over mining deaths pose new challenge to Morocco

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/newswires/news/world/protests-mining-deaths-pose-new-challenge-morocco-article-1.3805522
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

The protests are embarrassing to Morocco just as it is loosening up its currency to open up its economy internationally, and as it tries to become an African investment powerhouse. In this Feb. 3, 2018 photo, security forces stand guard as people take part ...

News Morocco » People: 6 killed, 14 injured after train, car collision in Morocco

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/17/c_136982067.htm
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

RABAT, Feb. 17 (Xinhua) -- Six people were killed and 14 injured after a train collided with a van in the Moroccan city of Tangier on Saturday. According to local authorities, the train was carrying goods to be exported through tangier port, while the van ...

News Morocco » People: Spain falls short of apologising for 1920s use of chemical weapons in Morocco

News channel or source: https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/20180215-spain-falls-short-of-apologising-for-1920s-use-of-chemical-weapons-in-morocco/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

The AMA filed a request calling on Spanish authorities to officially apologise to the Rif people and to compensate the victims and families for the tragedy. A similar request by AMA was last made in 2015 to King Felipe VI. The Moroccan Centre for Common ...

News Morocco » People: Singing a Song of Slavery in Morocco

News channel or source: http://www.ozy.com/true-story/singing-a-song-of-slavery-in-morocco/83595
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

I am proud of what I am. We don’t really speak about slaves in Morocco. It is taboo because it’s a history of suffering. But it happened; it existed even before the English people took slaves to America. But now, I’m not thinking about this history a ...

News Morocco » People: Moroccan court convicts local publisher of criminal defamation

News channel or source: https://cpj.org/2018/02/moroccan-court-convicts-local-publisher-of-crimina.php
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

New York, February 14, 2018--Moroccan authorities should drop all charges against ... I publish true and accurate news regardless of who would benefit or not benefit from them, because people have the right to know what happens in their government ...

News Morocco » People: Moroccan held in Paris over 2015 train attack

News channel or source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/world/moroccan-held-in-paris-over-2015-train-attack/article/514911
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

A Moroccan man was arrested in Paris Wednesday on suspicion ... with an AK-47 on a Paris-bound train from Amsterdam carrying more than 500 passengers. Two people were wounded before the gunman was overpowered by three Americans on holiday in Europe ...

News Morocco » People: EU Fishing Industry Fears Crisis with Morocco If Accord Ends

News channel or source: http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=2451065&CategoryId=12396
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The EU does not recognize Morocco’s claims to sovereignty the Western Sahara, a former Spanish colony. The political organization representing the region’s indigenous people, the Polisario Front, have proclaimed its independence as the Sahrawi Arab ...

News Morocco » People: Moroccan, Mauritian universities join Honoris United network

News channel or source: http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/371/173718.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Morocco's Ecole Marocaine des Sciences de l'Ingénieur and ... it represents an initiative devoted to fast-tracking Africa’s journey towards helping young people realize their potential. At EMSI, we have been educating engineers and innovators since ...