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US delivers vehicles to Moroccan Special Forces

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The United States has delivered 21 vehicles, worth more than $1 million, to Morocco’s Special Forces. The US military’s Africa Command said the vehicles were...

No police abuse in Moroccan lockdown

Morocco rejected allegations of police brutality enforcing a lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus, after an official in UN High Commissioner for Human...

Moroccan prison is coronavirus hotspot

Sixty-eight people, mostly staff, have come down with coronavirus at a prison in southern Moroccan city Ouarzazate, prison authorities said, without reporting any deaths. Earlier...

Morocco requests Harpoon missiles

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Morocco has requested the sales of ten Boeing AGM-84L Harpoon Block II air-launched anti-ship missiles from the United States in a $62 million deal. The...

Prisoner release in Morocco

Morocco’s King Mohammed VI pardoned 5,654 prisoners and ordered measures to protect inmates from the coronavirus outbreak, the justice ministry said. Inmates to be released...

Arrests in Morocco over fake coronavirus news

Moroccan police arrested 12 people spreading rumours about the coronavirus, including a woman who used her YouTube channel to say the disease did not...

U.S. Marines continue humanitarian mine action programme in Morocco

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At the request of the Kingdom of Morocco, U.S. Marine Corps explosive ordnance disposal technicians will facilitate humanitarian mine action (HMA) explosive ordnance disposal...

Morocco seeking combat recovery vehicles from US in $240 million sale

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Morocco has requested the sale of 25 M88A2 combat recovery vehicles at a cost of $239.35 million, with the US State Department approving the...

Morocco starts maritime patrols with newly delivered King Air 350ER aircraft

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The Royal Moroccan Navy has begun using two King Air 350ER aircraft for maritime surveillance after they were configured for the role by Leonardo. The...

Morocco receives Harfang UAVs from France

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Morocco’s military has apparently taken delivery of three Harfang (Heron) unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), a number of years after expressing interest in acquiring them...

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Question for Public Works and Infrastructure Minister uses defenceWeb information

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Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille’s R37 million Beit Bridge fence upgrade as part of government efforts to prevent the spread of...