North-West, Morocco Newswire (Page 2)

North-West, Morocco Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Strong 6.1 quake hits Mediterranean between Morocco and Spain: USGSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | The Peninsula

    Rabat: A strong 6.1-magnitude earthquake struck early Monday in the Mediterranean between Morocco and Spain, the US Geological Survey said. The shallow quake hit at 4:22 am 62 kilometres north of the Moroccan city of Al Hoceima and 164 kilometres east-southeast of Gibraltar, USGS said.

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  2. Magnitude 6.1 quake hits southeast of SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A major earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck about 162 km southeast of Malaga in Spain, on Monday, the US Geological Survey said. High rise buildings on the waterfront in Malaga, Spain.

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  3. .com | 1000s march to protest education cuts in MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | News24

    Thousands of demonstrators in Morocco have defied a government ban to march in a tense protest over planned cuts to Morocco's education system. Marchers on Sunday chanted "We're prepared to go to prison!" and other slogans as they neared the parliament building in Rabat, Morocco's capital.

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  4. Algeria summons Morocco envoy, detains Moroccans headed to LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | The Peninsula

    Flags of the five countries -Libya, Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco and Mauritania-making up the Arab Magreb Union pictured on February 18, 2012 in Rabat. ALGIERS: Algerian authorities have detained over 200 Moroccans at Algiers airport and summoned the Moroccan envoy to explain an "unusual" increase in the number of Moroccans apparently trying to cross into Libya, airport and government officials said on Sunday.

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  5. Thousands of Moroccans protest over public job cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | The Star Online

    Thousands of Moroccan trainee teachers and their families took to the streets of the capital Rabat on Sunday to protest against government plans to cut education jobs, defying an official ban on demonstrations. Waving banners and chanting "Repression won't scare me", several thousand protesters marched past hundreds of riot police who watched nearby with water canon trucks, just weeks after police were accused of violently repressing an earlier protest.

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  6. Last African colony fights for its freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | The Times of India

    Country has suffered from being bounded by Morocco in the north, Mauritania in the south and Algeria to the east. It has been dubbed Africa's last colony, and Western Sahara's struggle for self-determination has embraced everything from violent conflict to passive resistance, and UN shuttle diplomacy has consistently failed to break the impasse over the fate of the disputed territories.

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  7. Groups urge Morocco to - let Ali Anouzla go free'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | World Press Freedom Review

    The International Press Institute today joined with 11 other free expression and human rights defenders in urging Moroccan authorities to end the years of judicial harassment journalist Ali Anouzla has faced by finally and fully dismissing spurious terrorism charges against him, and by allowing him the freedom to practice independent journalism unhindered. Anouzla faces 10 to 30 years in prison on charges that he supported terrorists by posting an article on the now-banned news website Lakome that contained a linketo an article by Spain's El PaA s about a video posted online by Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb.

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  8. Virgins, Saints and WhoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | The Huffington Post

    The hymen! Be careful with your hymen! It's your dignity! It's the only thing that gives you value! He can rebuild his life, but you are worthless without your hymen! It's your honor! The subject sounds a bit crude, doesn't it? Well, imagine listening to those warnings for a lifetime. Imagine hearing that "without your hymen, you're nobody."

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  9. Hasaacas head coach Yusif Basigi hails Eric Bekoe captureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Head coach of Sekondi Hasaacas Yusif Basigi has hailed the capture of former Ghana Premier League goal king Eric Bekoe, saying 'he is a great addition to my side'. Bekoe made a transfer day deadline move to the Sekondi-based side after his pu4ported move to Accra Hearts of Oak hit a snag.

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  10. Morocco: Journalist and Human Rights Defender, El Hasnaoui Victim of New Reprisals in Kenitra PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Moroccan journalist and human rights defender, Mustapha El Hasnaoui, was recently placed in solitary confinement by the prison administration of Kenitra prison. His family has had no contact with him since 7 January 2016 and is systematically denied the right to visit.

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  11. CONFIRMED: Eric Bekoe seals one year deal with Sekondi HasaacasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Former Asante Kotoko striker Eric Kwabena Bekoe has sealed his protracted move to Premier League side Sekondi Hasaacas, GHANAsoccernet.com can confirm. Bekoe who nearly signed for former African champions Accra Hearts of Oak joined the Sekondi-based side after his move to the Accra club hit a snag.

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  12. Europe turns to Morocco in Paris attacks investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Daily Times

    AIT OURIR: A few weeks before she was killed in a raid by French special forces beside the suspected ringleader of last November's Paris attacks, Hasna Ait Boulahcen packed her bags and said her last farewells to relatives in Morocco. The 26-year-old Parisian's almost two-month-long trip to her father's home town of Ait Ourir proved to be one of the last stops on her journey from fun-loving party girl to devout Muslim - and possibly Islamist militant.

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  13. INSIGHT-Europe turns to Morocco in Paris attacks investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Reuters

    A few weeks before she was killed in a raid by French special forces beside the suspected ringleader of last November's Paris attacks, Hasna Ait Boulahcen packed her bags and said her last farewells to relatives in Morocco. The 26-year-old Parisian's almost two-month-long trip to her father's home town of Ait Ourir proved to be one of the last stops on her journey from fun-loving party girl to devout Muslim - and possibly Islamist militant.

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  14. Morocco: Arrestee has ties to Paris cellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Arkansas Online

    RABAT, Morocco -- Moroccan police have arrested a Belgian man of Moroccan descent, saying he is linked to the Islamic State militant group and had a 'direct relationship' to the attackers who killed 130 people in Paris two months ago, the Interior Ministry said Monday.

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  15. Morocco arrests Belgian man linked to Paris attackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | The Indian Express

    The director of the Central Bureau of Judicial Investigations, Abdelhak Khiame, gestures during an interview with The Associated Press at his headquarters in Sale near Rabat, Morocco. AP Photo Moroccan police have arrested a Belgian man of Moroccan descent, saying he is linked to the Islamic State group and had a "direct relationship" to the attackers who killed 130 people in Paris two months ago, the Interior Ministry said Monday.

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  16. World in brief: U.S. ambassador to Israel slams government settlements policy - Mon, 18 Jan 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | The Spokesman-Review

    The U.S. ambassador to Israel criticized Israel's West Bank settlement policies at a high-profile security conference Monday, a rare public rebuke from Israel's top ally that drew an angry response from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Speaking to the annual conference of the Institute for National Security Studies, a top Israeli think tank, he said Israel's continued expansion of settlements raises questions about Israel's intentions and its stated commitment to establishing an independent Palestinian state.

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  17. Belgian with 'direct links' to Paris attackers arrestedRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | Newkerala.com

    Rabat, Jan 19 : A Belgian man with "direct links" to Paris attackers was arrested near Casablanca city of Morocco, the country's Interior Ministry said in a statement. The man of Moroccan descent, arrested on Friday, was not named, with authorities only releasing his initials "GA" in Arabic, Xinhua reported.

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  18. Morocco arrests Belgian with "direct links" to Paris attackersRead the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | Xinhuanet

    A Belgian man with "direct links" to Paris attackers had been arrested in the coastal city of Al-Muhammadiyah near Casablanca on Friday, the Moroccan Interior Ministry said in a statement. The ongoing investigations revealed that the suspect had traveled from Belgium to Syria with one of the Saint-Denis suicide bombers to fight with Al-Nusra Front before joining the Islamic State , the ministry said, adding that he had received military training on the use of different types of arms and guerrilla tactics before being sent to one of the conflict fronts, the ministry noted.

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  19. Morocco arrests Belgian with links to Paris attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | KSBW-TV

    Morocco has arrested a Belgian in connection with the November terror attacks in Paris, officials told CNN on Monday. French and Moroccan authorities identified the man as 26-year-old Gelel Attar, a Belgian of Moroccan descent.

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  20. Alleged Paris attacks suspect arrested in MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    The statement identified the suspect only by the initials J.A., and didn't explain his suspected relationship to the Paris attackers. Alleged Paris attacks suspect arrested in Morocco The statement identified the suspect only by the initials J.A., and didn't explain his suspected relationship to the Paris attackers.

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