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  1. Countering Violent Extremism the Right WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Commentary Magazine

    In the aftermath of the terrorist attack on the offices of French satirical paper Charlie Hebdo and the subsequent attack by Islamist extremists on a kosher market, President Barack Obama invited political and religious leaders to a Summit on Countering Violent Extremism . The whole summit is a bit amorphous and unfortunately seems to be the latest example of foreign policy by photo-op rather than substance.

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  2. Morocco expels two French reporters for violating rulesRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | Reuters

    Moroccan authorities have expelled two French reporters they said were working without permission, a move criticised by freedom of speech campaigners as part of a pattern of making it tough for journalists to work. The two reporters, working for Premieres Lignes Agency, were arrested on Sunday as they carried out interviews at the offices of the Moroccan Association of Human Rights , the most influential rights group in the North African kingdom.

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  3. Morocco expels French journalists over lack of permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Charlotte Observer

    RABAT, Morocco Morocco expelled two French journalists on Monday for filming without the required permits and for what the government called "suspicious and illegal" actions. The journalists were taken by police Sunday evening from the headquarters of the Moroccan Association of Human Rights as they were preparing to conduct an interview, the group's executive director, Youssef Raissouni, said.

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  4. Africa Tour Diary: Big Piph and Tomorrow Maybe, Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Arkansas Times

    Read Part 1 of Lucas' Tour Diary here . SUNDAY, Feb. 8 "All people who believe in God are Muslim.

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  5. France to award Moroccan spy chief top honour despite torture claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Rabat: France will give its highest award, the Legion d'honneur, to the head of Morocco's domestic intelligence, Abdellatif Hammouchi, who faces lawsuits over alleged torture. A year ago French authorities sought to question Hammouchi about the allegations while he was visiting Paris, sparking a row between France and Morocco.

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  6. Busy week as APR begins Orange Champions League CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Umukino

    Rwanda's APR Fc is among 50 teams that begin Orange CAF Champions League campaign this weekend with the first leg matches of the preliminary round. APR who reached in Maputo ahead of Sunday's crunch tie against Liga Muculmuna had a successful training stint on Friday and is eager to win the contest.

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  7. France to award Moroccan intelligence chief Legion d'honneur after rowRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 | HawaiiNews

    France will give its highest award, the Legion d'honneur, to the head of Morocco's domestic intelligence, Abdellatif Hammouchi, who faces lawsuits over alleged torture. A year ago French authorities sought to question Hammouchi about the allegations while he was visiting Paris, sparking a row between France and Morocco.

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  8. Tempo Money Transfer joins Morocco, integrating with Dirham ExpressRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - Feb. 13, 2015 - PARIS, France -- Tempo Money Transfer and UK-based remittances provider Dirham Express have successfully completed a collaborative project, whereby its completion now enables clients to send money from Tempo's service locations in Europe and receive it in one of over 2,600 payment locations, in Morocco, where Dirham Express services are available. The UK-based company works in all cities of the country, through such solid financial institutions as BMCE Bank, Al Barid Bank and Barid Cash.

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  9. Prosecutions of suspected jihadists double in MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Morocco prosecuted twice as many suspected jihadists in 2014 than in the previous year, the state prosecutor said Thursday, linking the rise to the conflicts in Syria and Iraq. "The number of terrorism-related cases last year stood at 147, compared to 64 in 2013," El Hassan Eddaki was quoted as saying by the MAP news agency.

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  10. Transmission Replacements Save New WorkboatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Marine News

    A pair of newly-built workboats, 26' mooring boats Chbika and Naila, were built to operate in Tangier, Morocco, but were unable to maneuver as required, having particular difficulty running at slow speeds with their original transmissions and ended up failing sea trials. The owner refused delivery of the vessels and told the builder to correct the problem.

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  11. Morocco 'rejects' Nations Cup ban, fineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Moroccan authorities have accused the Confederation of African Football of being against the development of the game on the continent and will contest sanctions placed on them for their decision not to host this year's African Nations Cup. RABAT,: Moroccan authorities have accused the Confederation of African Football of being against the development of the game on the continent and will contest sanctions placed on them for their decision not to host this year's African Nations Cup.

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  12. Morocco clears out migrant camps near Spanish enclaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | KIII

    Moroccan security forces have arrested ... . In this photo dated Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, Minister-delegate of the Interior Charki Draiss, left, and Minister of Migration Anis Birou prepare for a press conference in Sale, Morocco.

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  13. Morocco clears migrant camps near Spanish enclaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    Moroccan security forces have arrested hundreds of people in a sweep through a mountainous area where migrants had been living near the Spanish coastal enclave of Melilla, activists said Wednesday. The Moroccan Association for Human Rights said that 1,200 migrants had been detained and most were bussed to remote parts of the country in the south in an apparent effort to prevent them from trying cross into the Spanish enclave.

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  14. Morocco: Hollande, Moroccan King End Year-Long Diplomatic FreezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    France and Morocco say that a year-long diplomatic spat is over following a meeting Monday between French President Franois Hollande and King Mohammed VI of Morocco. The two leaders said they had buried their differences and announced their two countries will be cooperating in a "confident and ambitious" way from now on.

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  15. Second Chinese Insurer Makes Big Hotel BuyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | GlobeSt.com

    Start each day with GlobeSt.com's New York AM Alert for original coverage of the latest transactions and trends shaping the New York marketplace, as well as the entire Northeast region. Sign Up Today! NEW YORK CITY- Starwood Capital Group on Monday confirmed that it is selling its Baccarat Hotel New York to an affiliate of Sunshine Insurance Group , already China's seventh largest insurer after just five years in operation.

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  16. Stop "peace forum" in occupied territoryRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | Newstime Africa

    Africa Contact urges Crabs Montana Forum to move its forum in March from Africa's last colony, Moroccan occupied Western Sahara. Other organisations deploring the holding of the forum in an occupied territory include the African Union and Western Sahara's exile government.

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  17. Chinese Group Buys New York's Still Unopened Baccarat HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Skift

    A smart man would bet that there may be a few too many luxury properties in New York City's hotel pipeline. Barry Sternlicht's Starwood Capital Group agreed to sell New York's luxury Baccarat Hotel to an affiliate of China's Sunshine Insurance Group.

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  18. Morocco legalizes 18,000 migrants in 2014 under new policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Charlotte Observer

    SALE, Morocco Morocco announced Monday that 65 percent of migrants applying for legal status were approved - about 18,000 people - in the first year of the country's new immigration policy. With tens of thousands of illegal migrants living in Morocco - most hoping to get to Europe - Morocco's King Mohammed VI announced a new policy at the end of 2013 allowing illegal migrants to apply for residency.

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  19. Starwood Capital to Sell NYC's Baccarat Hotel to Chinese Insurer for $230MRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Insurance Journal West

    Barry Sternlicht's Starwood Capital Group agreed to sell New York's luxury Baccarat Hotel to an affiliate of China's Sunshine Insurance Group. The 114-room property on Manhattan's West 53rd Street is scheduled to open next month, Starwood said in a statement Monday.

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  20. Starwood Capital Group Sells Baccarat Hotel New York To Sunshine Insurance Group AffiliateRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | Bottom Line

    Starwood Capital Group, a leading global private investment firm, announced today that it has agreed to sell, on behalf of a controlled affiliate, the flagship Baccarat Hotel New York at 20 West 53rd Street in Manhattan to an affiliate of Sunshine Insurance Group. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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