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Morocco to buy Sidewinder

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The Pentagon's Defence Security Cooperation Agency has notified Congress of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Morocco of 20...

Moroccan unions win wage hikes as protests grow

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Morocco has agreed to raise public sector salaries in a handout estimated at more than US$5 billion (3 billion pounds) over three...

Morocco breaks up radical Islamist cell: agency

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Moroccan security forces have broken up a Palestinian-led radical Islamist cell that was planning attacks in the North African country, the official...

Morocco expelled Christians ‘to prevent conflict’

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Morocco has expelled foreign Christians who tried to convert Muslims because, as a moderate Islamic state, it wants to foster "order and...

Morocco man pleads guilty to helping al Qaeda

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A used car dealer in Kansas City, Missouri, pleaded guilty to providing support to al Qaeda by sending about $23 500 to...

Equipment offload kicks off Exercise African Lion ’10

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Under a blazing North African sun, US Marines and soldiers worked to offload 276 vehicles and pieces of equipment from the USS...

African arms imports share up: SIPRI

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Africa accounted for 7% of global major conventional weapons imports over the period 2005–2009, compared with 6% for 2000–2004. During the period...

Moroccan political elite moves to thwart Islamists

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Morocco's secular-minded establishment wants to squeeze the country's biggest Islamist party out of the political mainstream, a step that risks strengthening religious...

World Bank to double loans to Morocco to $2.4 bln

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The World Bank plans to double loans to Morocco to $2.4 billion through 2013 to support the country's efforts to reduce mass...

Did Morocco not experience an economic crisis?

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According to figures from the Direction des études et perspectives financières, (DEPF), Morocco's economy grew by at least 5.3% in 2009 amid...

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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...