US authorities charged on Friday a long-wanted alleged Hizballah financier extradited by Morocco with violating US terror-related sanctions.
Morocco’s new Prime Minister Saadeddine El Othmani has succeeded in building a governing coalition, ending a five-month political deadlock after just eight days in office.
One in five youths in several North African countries and Lebanon would like to emigrate in search of better prospects, according to a study conducted for the European Commission.
The North African country protested against what it called an "unjustified" ban on electronic devices on flights to the United Kingdom.
A new oil exploration contract signed by Nigeria's Oranto Petroleum caused a recent flare of violence in the country's north - as experts warn against investing in South Sudan's minerals.
Seven countries and a US donor have pledged tens of millions of dollars to a UNESCO-backed fund aimed at protecting the world's cultural heritage against war.
Arab nations have been called to close their embassies in Washington if the US moves its Israel embassy to Jerusalem, in a show of solidarity with Palestine.
King Mohammed VI named Saad-Eddine El Othmani, a former foreign minister, to form a new government.
Kassim Tajeddine was arrested while travelling through Casablanca on Sunday because of an extradition order from the US over alleged ties to Hizballah, his lawyer said on Thursday.
Morocco's king ousted the designated prime minister Wednesday, in an effort to settle a five-month deadlock over forming a new government.