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  • Morocco/Western Sahara: Video Captured Police Violence

    Morocco/Western Sahara: Video Captured Police Violence

    Expand Screenshot of a video showing policemen severely beating two activists in Smara, Western Sahara, on June 7, 2019. © YouTube (New York) –…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Morocco: Crackdown on Social Media Critics

    Morocco: Crackdown on Social Media Critics

    (New York/Rabat) – Moroccan authorities have since September 2019 arrested and prosecuted at least 10 activists, artists, or other citizens who did nothing but peacefully express critical opinions via Facebook posts, YouTube videos, or rap songs,…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Morocco: 3 Years in Abusive Solitary Detention

    Morocco: 3 Years in Abusive Solitary Detention

    Expand Abdelqader Belliraj, arriving at a courthouse in Salé, Morocco, in 2008. © 2008 Abdelhak Senna/AFP via Getty Images  (Tunis) – A man se…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Morocco: Free Outspoken Journalist Jailed Over Tweet

    Morocco: Free Outspoken Journalist Jailed Over Tweet

    Expand Journalist Omar Radi in Casablanca, Morocco, 2018. © Fanny Hedenmo © Fanny Hedenmo (Tunis, December 28, 2019) – Moroccan authorities shoul…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Morocco/Western Sahara
    While there remained some space to criticize the government in Morocco—provided that any harsh criticism avoided the monarchy and other “red lines”—authorities continued to selectively target, prosecute, jail, and harass critics, and enforce…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Morocco: Landmark Proposals on Individual Freedoms

    Morocco: Landmark Proposals on Individual Freedoms

    Expand A couple sitting by the ocean in Rabat, Morocco.  © FADEL SENNA/AFP/Getty Images (Tunis) - The Moroccan parliament should adopt the groundb…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Morocco: An Insufficient Royal Pardon

    Morocco: An Insufficient Royal Pardon

    "Justice: His Majesty the King has pardoned an innocent woman." That is how the Facebook satirical page Le36 reacted to the royal pardon granted to Hajar Raissouni on October 16. A comment more relevant than many political analyses. …
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • A Trial Under the Spotlight in Morocco

    A Trial Under the Spotlight in Morocco

    Her smile was striking, wide and slightly ironic. Sitting up straight on the defendants’ bench in a court in Rabat, Morocco on Monday this week, Hajar Raissouni was not letting the situation get her down.…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Morocco: Trial Over Private Life Allegations

    Morocco: Trial Over Private Life Allegations

    Expand Hajar Raissouni (Via Facebook)  (Tunis, September 9, 2019) – The Moroccan authorities’ prosecution and jailing of a journalist on charges of having…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Morocco, the Kingdom of Unfinished Reforms

    Morocco, the Kingdom of Unfinished Reforms

    Expand King Mohammed VI of Morocco, seated between his son Prince Moulay Hassan (left) and his brother Prince Moulay Rachid (right), delivers a speech marking the 20th anniversary o…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -

Huffington Post: Morocco

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    • Er det mulig å slette gammel gjeld med utestående inkassosaker

      Er det mulig å slette gammel gjeld med utestående inkassosaker

      Inkasso er et skummelt ord, og det er nok mange nordmenn som frykter et slikt varsel i postkassen. Når vi ser tall fra 2016 så vet vi dessuten at svært mange har fått nettopp inkassosaker – for bare på første halvår mottok inkassoselskapene…
      - 8 Sep 18, 9:22pm -
    • Ja, det finnes billige finansieringsformer

      Ja, det finnes billige finansieringsformer

      Ettersom forbrukslån de siste årene har fått et kanskje noe ufortjent dårlig rykte på seg, så ser vi behovet for å knuse en myte. Mange tror nemlig at det å ta opp et forbrukslån er nødt til å være svindyrt, og at man nærmest er garanter…
      - 7 Sep 18, 6:15pm -
    • Derfor anbefaler vi å søke lån sammen med noen

      Derfor anbefaler vi å søke lån sammen med noen

      Mange tror at alle som vil kan få forbrukslån, dette stemmer ikke. For å få et forbrukslån går lånetilbyder gjennom en prosess der de ser hvilken risiko du utgjør. Denne risikovurderingen baserer seg på en kredittsjekk. Ikke bare bestemmer k…
      - 3 Sep 18, 9:09am -
    • Det viktigste du bør vite om refinansiering og lån uten sikkerhet

      Det viktigste du bør vite om refinansiering og lån uten sikkerhet

      Når man refinansierer gjeld, så gjør man det med ett mål for øyet – nemlig å spare penger. Man kan gjøre dette selv om man ikke nødvendigvis har betalingsproblemer fra før av, selv om de fleste kanskje velger å refinansiere først da. Men…
      - 1 Sep 18, 7:12am -
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    • newMorocco Warns Foreign Media Correspondents Against Professional Misconduct
      Rabat –  The communications department at the Ministry of Culture, Youth, and Sports said it detected a number of irregularities and professional misconduct, attributed to some correspondents covering the COVID-19 development in Morocco for accred…
      - 1 hour ago, 7 Apr 20, 7:28am -
    • newMorocco’s COVID-19 Case Count Jumps to 1,141, With 21 New Cases
      Rabat – Morocco’s total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases stands at 1,141 as of 8 a.m. on April 7, according to the Ministry of Health.  The ministry recorded 21 new cases between 6 p.m. on April 6 and 8 a.m. on April 7. Health authorities also…
      - 2 hours ago, 7 Apr 20, 6:36am -
    • newBoris Johnson in Intensive Care After COVID-19 Symptoms Worsen
      Rabat – UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who is hospitalized in London, has been moved to intensive care due to his worsening COVID-19 symptoms.  Johnson announced his positive COVID-19 infection on March 27. At the time, the PM suffered mild symp…
      - 15 hours ago, 6 Apr 20, 5:35pm -
    • newMoroccan Ambassador Says 23 Moroccans Died from COVID-19 in Italy
      Rabat – Morocco’s ambassador to Italy Youssef Bella announced that 23 Moroccans residing in Italy died from COVID-19, adding that the deceased have all been buried in accordance with Islamic rituals. In a statement to Maghreb Arab Press, Bella ad…
      - 15 hours ago, 6 Apr 20, 5:33pm -
    • newMoroccan Citizens, Residents Without Face Masks in Public Risk Jail Time
      Rabat –  Morocco’s government announced that wearing medical masks in public spaces and in the workplace is mandatory starting Tuesday, April 7. The ministries of the interior, economy, and industry issued a press release to announce the decisio…
      - 16 hours ago, 6 Apr 20, 5:16pm -
    • newFAR Field Hospital in Casablanca Ready to Receive COVID-19 Patients
      Rabat – As part of national efforts to strengthen Morocco’s health infrastructure against the growing COVID-19 crisis, the Royal Armed Forces (FAR) built a temporary military field hospital in Nouaceur, near Casablanca. Like the military field ho…
      - 16 hours ago, 6 Apr 20, 4:44pm -
    • newMorocco Detects 973 Violations in Quality, Prices of Food in Rabat
      Rabat – Morocco’s Interministerial Committee in Charge of Monitoring Supply, Prices, and Quality detected 973 violations from March 1 to April 5 at 40,000 retail outlets and storage warehouses in Rabat. The Department of General Affairs and Gover…
      - 16 hours ago, 6 Apr 20, 4:28pm -
    • newMorocco’s Literacy Program Serves 290,000 Remote Learners
      Rabat – More than 290,000 people have benefited from remote literacy courses since Morocco’s Ministry of Islamic Affairs launched the program on March 18. The figure represents 95% of the people enrolled in the ministry’s program for the fight…
      - 17 hours ago, 6 Apr 20, 3:42pm -
    • newBusiness Expert Lauds Morocco’s ‘Major’ COVID-19 Plan in Forbes France
      Rabat –  Business expert Najib Benamour published a lengthy review in Forbes France magazine to celebrate Morocco’s “major response plan” to fight against the spread of COVID-19 and to address its socio-economic impacts. Benamour, who is the…
      - 18 hours ago, 6 Apr 20, 2:48pm -
    • newCOVID-19: ONEE Temporarily Suspends Billing for Struggling Customers 
      Rabat – The National Office of Electricity and Drinking Water (ONEE) has taken alleviatory measures for people experiencing financial issues due to the COVID-19 crisis in Morocco. In a statement published on Sunday, April 5, the ONEE introduced add…
      - 18 hours ago, 6 Apr 20, 2:44pm -

    The Economist: Morocco

    The Guardian: Morocco News

    • Scientists discover three new species of pterosaurs in the Sahara
      Reptiles inhabited prehistoric Morocco 100m years agoScientists have discovered three new species of flying reptiles that lived in the Sahara 100m years ago.Prof David Martill, a palaeontologist at the University of Portsmouth, made the discovery wit…
      - 10 days ago, 28 Mar 20, 8:20am -
    • Anger grows among Britons on holiday as lockdowns block returns
      Stranded British travellers decry Foreign Office assistance and ‘exorbitant’ replacement flightsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThousands of British holidaymakers could find themselves stranded abroad, as flight canc…
      - 18 days ago, 20 Mar 20, 1:27pm -
    • UK striving to repatriate up to 1 million Britons, says Raab
      Foreign secretary says call centres swamped as stranded complain of scant consular assistanceCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe Foreign Office is facing a massive challenge to help repatriate hundreds of thousands of Br…
      - 19 days ago, 19 Mar 20, 8:43am -
    • Britons fear being stranded in Peru and Morocco by coronavirus travel ban
      Holidaymakers in limbo as lockdowns and quarantines imposed, and flights cancelledCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coveragePeru and Morocco have emerged as two of the biggest travel blackspots as thousands of British travellers s…
      - 20 days ago, 18 Mar 20, 8:15pm -
    • African nations impose stricter measures as coronavirus spreads
      Governments warn disease will cause huge challenges for continent’s health servicesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageCountries across Africa have imposed wide-ranging and stringent new measures as the coronavirus begins…
      - 22 days ago, 16 Mar 20, 11:11am -
    • West Saharan group takes New Zealand superannuation fund to court over 'blood phosphate'
      Independence movement lodges documents in high court arguing $45bn fund invests in illegally mined fertiliserThe Western Sahara liberation movement has taken New Zealand’s superannuation fund to the country’s highest court over its investments in…
      - 23 days ago, 15 Mar 20, 12:30pm -
    • ‘Virginity is an obsession in Morocco’: an extract from Leïla Slimani’s Sex and Lies
      The author reflects on the challenges faced by young women in the country of her birth, where extramarital sex is a criminal offence• Interview with Leïla Slimani: ‘This book is a mirror to make the elite look reality in the face’I left Morocc…
      - 51 days ago, 16 Feb 20, 2:00am -
    • Leïla Slimani: ‘This book is a mirror to make the elite look reality in the face’
      As her book Sex and Lies appears in English, the bestselling author of Lullaby and face of Macron’s France is emerging as a champion of women’s rights in her native Morocco• ‘Virginity is an obsession in Morocco’: an extract from Leïla Sli…
      - 51 days ago, 16 Feb 20, 2:00am -
    • European court under fire for backing Spain's express deportations
      ECHR accused of ‘ignoring reality’ in ruling on men who entered north African enclaveThe European court of human rights has been accused of “completely ignoring the reality” along the continent’s borders after it ruled that Spain acted l…
      - 54 days ago, 13 Feb 20, 12:58pm -
    • Women's rugby in Morocco – a photo essay
      Playing rugby as a woman in a Muslim country is not an easy task. Even in Morocco, with its more modern approach to Islam, the sport is usually regarded as being strictly for men. However, the women of the all-female rugby team AMAR (or Association M…
      - 29 Nov 19, 2:00am -
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