Stories about Morocco
By ignoring the European Court of Justice's verdict and the concerns of Sahrawis whose lands are occupied by Morocco, the European parliament is "pushing for a war in Western Sahara".
"By calling them an African team it seems you are denying their Frenchness."
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"The trade agreement between EU and Morocco concerning fishery and agricultural products is an important part of turning the Moroccan occupation of Western Sahara into a profitable one."
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"This is not a very diplomatic strategy. Then again, it is coming from a man whose vision and politics are limited by his lack of awareness about the outside world."
"How many dramas still remind us that beyond the beautiful forums, highways, and malls, this is the Moroccan reality above all that?"
"The Arab region is currently suffering from drought, which is only the beginning of the consequences of climate change. Discussions should take into account the communities most affected."
Journalists reporting on the Hirak protests are facing a myriad of restrictions.
Several journalists have been arrested by Moroccan authorities over their coverage of the unrest in the Rif region.
"The King is very much concerned about his image. Nothing is left to coincidence, everything is calculated."
“The alternative scene embodies freedom in genre; freedom to explore and create new genres”.
Morocco's governing parties have yet to succeed in defusing tensions in the Rif as the political crisis continues to escalate.
Six years after the Arab Spring, Riffian protesters are leading the way in expressing popular grievances in Morocco.
"Of course, sports alone cannot lift a country out of poverty. But they can help inspire social change."
The brutal death of a fish vendor in a garbage compactor has sparked large national protests across Morocco.
"To avoid being seen as a police state during the #COP22, Morocco temporarily unblocks VoIP services," tweeted one user.
Morocco has always been one of the most popular filming sites in the world, where many international filmmakers have shot some of their hit movies.
For two days, 36 of the best bloggers and vloggers in Africa, along with selected players on the African digital scene, presented their talents and know-how.
Moroccan cities and desert locales have served as stand-ins for many movies set in other Middle East countries. Some in Morocco would like their country to play itself more often.
While international diplomats met this week to determine the future of the UN’s peacekeeping mission in Western Sahara, demonstrators throughout the occupied territory are calling for self-determination and human rights.