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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...

Activists denounce journalist’s arrest on abortion charges

Moroccan rights activists demanded the release of a journalist facing trial on charges of abortion and sex outside marriage, saying her arrest was politically...

Morocco, Spain to co-operate on illegal migration

Morocco and Spain pledged to co-operate more closely to curb illegal migration, an issue fuelling the growth of far right and populist politics in...

US government confirms Morocco has requested 24 Apaches

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Morocco has requested the purchase of 24 new Apache attack helicopters in a $1.5 billion deal, the US Government has revealed. In a country profile...

Morocco seeking two ex-US C-130H Hercules transports

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Morocco has requested the transfer of two C-130H Hercules transport aircraft from the United States under its Excess Defence Articles (EDA) programme. The proposed grant...

Death sentences for Moroccan backpacker murderers

Three Moroccan men were sentenced to death for murdering two Scandinavian women in the Atlas Mountains. Louisa Vesterager Jespersen (24) from Denmark and Maren Ueland...

Migrants defy Morocco crackdown

Senegalese migrant Ismail (26) is back in forests around the northern Moroccan port of Tangier, not long after being stopped by authorities and bussed...

Indian frigate visiting Morocco

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The Indian Naval Ship (INS) Tarkash has arrived at Tangier, Morocco, for a three-day visit as part of an ongoing overseas deployment by the...

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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...