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North Atlantic rights talks

The Moroccan and Spanish foreign ministers said their countries would hold talks about overlapping areas of ocean they both claim in the North Atlantic....

Morocco silencing dissent

Morocco is increasingly using detention to stop political dissent on social media, a committee of local rights activists said, citing a wave of arrests...

US Marines providing humanitarian mine action training to Morocco

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At the request of the Department of State, a team of U.S. Marines with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force-Crisis Response-Africa continues the Humanitarian...

Moroccan rapper jailed

A Moroccan court sentenced a rap star to a year in prison and a fine of 1 000 dirhams ($103) for insulting police...

Morocco looking to acquire 36 Apache helicopters

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Morocco has requested the sale of 36 AH-64E Apache attack helicopters from the United States in a deal worth $4.25 billion. The State Department approved...

Detained jihadists apparently planning maritime attack

An Islamic State cell broken up last week planned to attack Casablanca and its port while a Syrian militant who assisted the group is...

Moroccan activist on hunger strike

An activist jailed in 2017 after protests in northern Morocco was admitted to a Tangier prison clinic after a seven-week hunger strike, his brother...

Moroccan activists hacked

Moroccan human rights activists were targeted by hackers armed with sophisticated computing spying software amid a government crackdown on protests, according to research by...

Migrants drown off Morocco

Seven Moroccan migrants were found dead off Morocco’s Atlantic coast near Casablanca after their boat capsized, the interior ministry said. Three others were taken...

Morocco requests huge weapons and ammunition sale from the US

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Morocco has requested the sale of ammunition and weapons worth nearly a billion dollars from the United States, including anti-tank missiles and armament for...

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Check before you speak, Minister!

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South African Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula needs to verify her facts before she speaks, or risk further embarrassment to the South...