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  1. UN council to vote on re-launching Western Sahara talks4 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | India.com

    The UN Security Council is expected to vote tomorrow on a draft resolution backing a UN bid to re-start talks on settling the decades-old Western Sahara conflict. The draft resolution would also put pressure on the Polisario Front independence movement to immediately withdraw fighters from a tense buffer zone after Morocco pulled back its forces in February, according to the text seen by AFP.

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  2. UN council to vote on re-launching Western Sahara talksRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    By Agence France-Presse The UN Security Council is expected to vote Thursday on a draft resolution backing a UN bid to re-start talks on settling the decades-old Western Sahara conflict, diplomats said. The draft resolution would also put pressure on the Polisario Front independence movement to immediately withdraw fighters from a tense buffer zone after Morocco pulled back its forces in February, according to the text seen by AFP.

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  3. Oman's State Council to discuss trademark, Aflaj draft lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    The State Council will conduct its seventh and eighth regular sessions for the second annual session of the sixth session on April 26 and 27, under the chairmanship of Dr. Yahya bin Mahfoud Al Mantheri, Chairman of the State Council. Photo-File The State Council will conduct its seventh and eighth regular sessions for the second annual session of the sixth session on April 26 and 27, under the chairmanship of Dr. Yahya bin Mahfoud Al Mantheri, Chairman of the State Council.

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  4. My visit to the Moroccan city of blue Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Courier-Tribune

    Editor's note: Tyler Brock, a Randolph Community College student, recently completed a four-week photography internship with The Courier-Tribune. Now he is in the midst of an internship in a bit more exotic place.

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  5. .com | Algeria summons Morocco envoy over Syrian migrant rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | News24

    Algeria's foreign ministry on Sunday summoned the Moroccan ambassador to deny accusations by his country that Algiers had expelled 55 Syrians across their shared border, a statement said. The ministry told the envoy that Morocco's "allegations were categorically rejected" and that such accusations "serve only to undermine Algeria", a statement carried by APS news agency read.

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  6. It is quality and not size of audience that is importantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | On An Overgrown Path

    ... but is now a global problem: we were subjected to it during a performance of the Brahms Violin Concerto in Rabat, Morocco recently . If David Pickard wants to know why I have only attended one Prom in recent years - Alwyn and RVW in 2014 - and will ...

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  7. Women's mentoring focus of WCC gathering in ThailandRead the original story

    Monday | Ekklesia Daily News

    ... Dessalegn, a young Ethiopian woman studying theology at the Al Mowafaqa Ecumenical Institute of Theology in Rabat, Morocco, described how meaningful a personal and holistic accompaniment would be for her, because she feels sometimes that "being a ...

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  8. Algeria summons Moroccan ambassador in row over Syrian refugeesRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 23 | Xinhuanet

    Algerian Foreign Ministry summoned Morocco's ambassador here on Sunday in protest of Morocco's accusations that Algeria expelled Syrian refugees into Morocco. "Following serious accusations by Moroccan authorities that blame Algeria for forcing Syrian refugees to illegally enter Moroccan territories from the two countries' shared border, Algeria has expressed to the Ambassador of Morocco its categorical rejection for these false allegations," a ministry statement said.

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  9. Sudan gets $200M loan from Arab Fund to build new power plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | Al Bawaba

    The new plant is expected to contribute to solving the problem of transmission bottlenecks in Al-Baqair and Soba industrial zones. Sudan and the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development signed a $200 million loan agreement to build a 350-megawatt power station in the suburb of Al-Baquir, south of Khartoum.

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  10. Trump to sign energy executive orders on Friday -officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | Reuters

    U.S. President Donald Trump will sign several executive orders on energy on Friday, a White House official said on Sunday. "This builds on previous executive actions that have cleared the way for job-creating pipelines, innovations in energy production, and reduced unnecessary burden on energy producers," the official said on condition of anonymity.

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  11. Morocco summons Algeria envoy over Syrian refugeesRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 23 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Morocco has summoned Algeria's ambassador to express concern after 54 Syrians attempted to "illegally enter" the country from Algeria, the ministry of foreign affairs said in a statement on Sunday. RABAT:Morocco has summoned Algeria's ambassador to express concern after 54 Syrians attempted to "illegally enter" the country from Algeria, the ministry of foreign affairs said in a statement on Sunday.

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  12. .com | Morocco, US stage joint military exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | News24

    Moroccan and US forces are among nearly 1 300 troops from across the world taking part in a major military exercise in southern Morocco, the American embassy and military officials said. Military personnel from Britain, France, Germany, Mali, Mauritania, Senegal, Spain and Tunisia are also taking part in the joint manoeuvres known as African Lion 2017.

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  13. Morocco calls Algeria to tackle illegal migrationRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 22 | Xinhuanet

    Morocco called on Saturday neighboring Algeria to assume its responsibility in controlling illegal migration, the foreign ministry said in a statement on Saturday. The ministry said that it summoned the Algerian ambassador and expressed its concern after an attempt of 55 Syria n refugees to enter Morocco illegally.

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  14. .com | Morocco says Algeria expelled 55 migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | News24

    Morocco has accused Algeria of expelling 55 Syrian migrants across the countries' shared border, criticising it for "inhumane behaviour" in the latest row between the North African rivals. The migrants were sent across the frontier near the desert town of Figuig, Morocco's interior ministry said in a statement.

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  15. Davao City Chillside post 2 frisbee winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Sun-Star

    Davao City Chillside posted two straight victories at the start of the Visit Davao Fun Sale Ultimate Frisbee Challenge at the Menzi Beach Resort in Dahican here Saturday, April 22. Davao City Chillside routed Team Navy, 11-4, before whipping Island Garden City of Samal Frisla, 11-3, in the tournament backed by Air Asia, Bonamine-Tempra, Cebu Pacific, Bank of the Philippine Island card and Tanduay Rhum. Davao City, composed of Inggo Lugayaw, Dexter Verdeprado, Inin Ampong, Bryle Quimintan, Vincent Balucanag, Dann Avena, Naps Naparan, Nelson Canedo, Joie Monterola, Jan Sumanding, Gerard Casthor, Gale Cornel, Shannen Gapate, Jane Cornel, Chai Barug and Aple Tadlas, will clash against Tagum City Seeners.

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  16. China, Morocco eye stronger partnershipRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 22 | Xinhuanet

    China and Morocco agreed to boost their strategic partnership during the three-day visit by Chinese publicity chief Liu Qibao to Rabat. Liu, head of the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, has been in the African country since April 20 with a Chinese delegation at the invitation of the Moroccan government.

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  17. Morocco says Algeria expelled 55 migrants across border12 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | India.com

    Morocco has accused Algeria of expelling 55 Syrian migrants across the countries' shared border, criticising it for "inhumane behaviour" in the latest row between the North African rivals. The migrants were sent across the frontier near the desert town of Figuig, Morocco's interior ministry said in a statement yesterday.

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  18. Morocco Celebrates Earth Day Every DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Business Wire

    In November 2016, the country-dubbed a "perfect place for the world's biggest climate change conference," according to Quartz-again hosted world leaders in Marrakesh for COP 22, this time with the task of implementing the historic Paris Agreement from the year before. Morocco's King Mohammed VI urged participants at COP 22 to move beyond promises to "tangible initiatives and practical steps," and to respect and support the priorities and resources of developing countries.

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  19. Cuba, Morocco reestablish diplomatic ties after 37 yearsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | Xinhuanet

    Cuba and Morocco signed an agreement Friday to reestablish diplomatic ties after a gap of 37 years, the Cuban Foreign Ministry said in a statement. "Guided by the mutual will to develop friendly relations, the two governments agreed to reestablish ties as well as political, economic and cultural cooperation," said the agreement, signed by the two countries' envoys to the United Nations in New York.

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  20. The Irony of Resurrecting The Human Rights MinistryRead the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Eddine el-Othmani delivers his first speech presenting the government's program at the Moroccan Parliament in Rabat, Morocco April 19, 2017.

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