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  1. Ford opening 13 new dealerships in north AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | USA Today

    Ford is expanding its presence in North Africa with new sales and purchasing offices, plans to double parts exports, and the introduction of seven new vehicles. Casablanca, Morocco, will be home to a new Ford opening 13 new dealerships in north Africa Ford is expanding its presence in North Africa with new sales and purchasing offices, plans to double parts exports, and the introduction of seven new vehicles.

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  2. Israeli judo team treated poorly in MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Yarden Gerbi received a hero's welcome at Ben-Gurion Airport August 31 after winning silver medal at World Judo Championships in Russia. Israel's delegation to the Judo World Masters event in Rabat, Morocco, returned home on Monday night after an unpleasant experience in the Muslim country.

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  3. 'We Will Murder You': The Vile Way Israel's Judo...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    Seven Israeli athletes were met with rebuffs and outright hostility while competing in the International Judo Federation's World Masters tournament in Morocco this weekend. Israeli media outlets reported that the judokas faced chants of "We will murder you," "You're not wanted here, go home," and boos each time they hit the mat.

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  4. Ford expands its presence in Morocco, buying partsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Rabat, Morocco a Ford Motor Company is expanding its presence in North Africa with a new Moroccan sales office and plans to double the amount of car parts purchased in the country, it announced Tuesday. The expansion is the latest boost to the country's automotive industry, which has grown substantially in the last few years with investments by foreign companies like Renault.

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  5. Street art in the heart of MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Jazeera

    Rabat, Morocco - A few months after inaugurating Morocco's Mohammed VI Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in the capital On cranes, from the pavement, or while chatting with curious onlookers, 12 international artists painted buildings in the capital in a range of styles, including abstract expressionism and surrealism. French artist Zepha filled a mural of concentric circles with Arabic calligraphy, French words, and the Berber script of Tifanagh, representing Morocco's three main languages.

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  6. DIARY- Emerging Markets Economic Events to June 4Read the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Former Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke speaks about his views on Asian economies - 0830 GMT. TEL AVIV, Israel - Federal Reserve Vice Chair Stanley Fischer speaks on "The Federal Reserve and the Global Economy" before a conference in honor of Professor Haim Ben-Shahar - 1630 GMT.

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  7. Morocco jails three for homosexualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Star

    RABAT: Three Moroccan men accused of homosexuality have been sentenced to three years in jail each by a court in northeastern Morocco, a rights group said on Monday. Hassan Ammari of the Moroccan Association of Human Rights told AFP the sentence was handed down on Friday by a court in the city of Taourirt, confirming media reports.

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  8. Moroccan authorities take down Israeli judo teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Times of Israel

    Yarden Gerbi celebrates her victory over Abe Kana from Japan in the semifinal of the World Judo Championships in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, August 29, 2013. The Israeli judo team that traveled to the World Masters Judo Tournament, which was held this weekend in Rabat, Morocco, were nearly banned from entering the country, and competed before a hostile crowd once the event began.

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  9. Japan dominates World Judo MastersRead the original story

    Monday | Xinhuanet

    Japan ese judokas dominated the World Judo Masters - Mohammed VI-2015, which closed here late Sunday, wining 12 medals, including three golds. Japanese fighters Takanori Nagase, Naohisa Takato, and Miku Tashiro bagged the three gold medals, securing the top place for their country in this two-day tournament.

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  10. Morocco unhappy over Britain's deportation of terror convictRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | Big News Network.com

    Morocco's interior minister has expressed to his British counterpart Rabat's discontent over London's decision to deport a Moroccan terror convict. The individual, deported on Wednesday from Britain where he had served prison for terrorism-related charges, set fire to his family's house in Rabat, and refused to surrender to police, threatening them with a sharp-edged weapon, Moroccan news agency MAP reported citing a ministry statement.

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  11. Rabat unhappy over London's deportation of terror convictRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | Newkerala.com

    Morocco's interior Minister has expressed to his British counterpart Rabat's discontent over Britain's decision to deport a Moroccan terror convict, the ministry. The individual, deported on Wednesday from Britain where he had served prison for terrorism-related charges, set fire to his family's house in Rabat, and refused to surrender to police, threatening them with a sharp-edged weapon, Moroccan news agency MAP reported citing a ministry statement.

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  12. DIARY- Emerging Markets Economic Events to June 3Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | Reuters

    SATURDAY, MAY 23 BEIJING - Tsinghua Global Finance Forum 2015 . People's Bank of China Deputy Governor Pan Gongsheng is scheduled to speak.

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  13. Fairfield High School alumna Sarah Flinspach recently returned from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Sarah Flinspach stands on the terrace of her main school building in Rabat, Morocco. In the background, the Atlantic Ocean is nearly visible.

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  14. Morocco: Govt Looks Set to Ease, Not Scrap Abortion BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Every day hundreds of Moroccan women and girls put their lives at risk by seeking backstreet abortions or trying to end unwanted pregnancies themselves with needles and poison. Others who give birth in secret discard their babies in rubbish bins or dump them in forests, says Professor Chafik Chraibi, a senior gynaecologist who has led efforts to get abortion legalised in the North African country.

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  15. Rumour Mill: Sunderland eye Nir Bitton | Feddal to Celtic? | RangersRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Sunderland said to be preparing 5m summer swoop for Nir Bitton as Parma defender Zouhair Feddal remains on Hoops radar; Rangers are one of the 'most financially strongest clubs in the world' according to Dave King and McCoist is asked to end contract The Israeli midfielder took time to settle at Parkhead but has established himself as a key player in Ronny Deila's title-winning squad and has been widely praised for his performances in the middle of the park.

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  16. Morocco looks set to ease but not scrap ban on abortionRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Every day hundreds of Moroccan women and girls put their lives at risk by seeking backstreet abortions or trying to end unwanted pregnancies themselves with needles and poison. Others who give birth in secret discard their babies in rubbish bins or dump them in forests, says Professor Chafik Chraibi, a senior gynecologist who has led efforts to get abortion legalized in the North African country.

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  17. Embittered, Moroccan leaves family for Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Newsday

    In this Feb. 2, 2012 photo, Anas Haloui speaks during a news conference of Salafis at the lawyers Club in Rabat, Morocco. Journalists and activists in Morocco during the heady days of the Arab Spring knew Anas Haloui, a slight, serious, wispy-bearded man in his 30s who would bombard them with emails about the plight of jailed Islamists.

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  18. Universal Aviation Expands in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 19 May 1 2015 - Universal Aviation, the ground support division for Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. , announced at EBACE2015 that it has added new dedicated resources in Morocco and Ethiopia and will now provide supervisory ground handling throughout both countries. "We recognize the tremendous potential for business aviation in Africa, as well as the current operational challenges," said Judith Milne, Regional Vice President, Europe, Middle East, & Africa, Universal.

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  19. Festival Mawazine: Moroccan student lands opening act gig for Maroon 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Al Bawaba

    The 14th Annual Festival Mawazine Rythmes du Monde is a star-studded musical event in Rabat, Morocco - and a young unknown has just landed a much-coveted spot as opening act for Maroon 5. Ghita, a Moroccan student at the prestigious Berklee College of Music in California, caught the ears of the festival organizers via social media and invited her to submit video as an audition. "I am a very driven person and I kept pursuing the bigger opportunity until they realized where my ambitions were," Ghita told the Gnomes National News Service, and she won over Maroon 5's management to open for them.

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    Thursday May 21 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Journalists and activists in Morocco during the heady days of the Arab Spring knew Anas Haloui, a sligh... . In this Feb. 2, 2012 photo, Anas Haloui, right, speaks during a news conference of Salafis with Fatiha Mejjati at the lawyers Club in Rabat, Morocco.

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