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Saad Lamjarred arrested in France over third rape allegation

28 August, 2018

Saad Lamjarred, who was already on bail over two separate rape and sexual assault cases dating back to 2010, was detained after an alleged incident in France.

Moroccans mobilise for 'gang-raped' teen

27 August, 2018

Moroccans urged the government to provide support to a teenage girl who was abducted and assaulted by a "dangerous gang".

Morocco's 'pilgrimage of the poor' honours Sufi Muslim saint

24 August, 2018

Every summer, Moroccans, many of whom can't afford to travel to Saudi Arabia for the hajj pilgrimage, flock to the grave of a Sufi saint in Moulay Driss Zerhoun.

Migrants who tried entering Spain through Morocco sent back

23 August, 2018

Moroccan migrants who had tried to enter Spanish territory of Ceuta have been sent back by Madrid forces.

Migrants storm Morocco-Spain border fence

22 August, 2018

Some 115 migrants managed to enter the Spanish territory of Ceuta on Wednesday after storming a barbed-wire border fence with Morocco.

Morocco provides 'Safe Spaces' for youth

22 August, 2018

The celebration 'Safe Spaces for Youth' in Morocco and beyond is crucial in supporting what the world needs to ensure flourishing future generations, writes Julia Payne.

Morocco king pardons jailed Hirak protesters for Eid al-Adha

21 August, 2018

Scores of Moroccan protesters were released from jail on Tuesday, as King Mohammed announced a pardon to mark the Eid al-Adha holiday.

Morocco reintroduces compulsory military service

21 August, 2018

A plan to reintroduce mandatory military service in Morocco has sparked criticism, with many youngsters unhappy with the new measure.

Tunisian leader vows to enshrine inheritance equality in law

13 August, 2018

Tunisia's President vowed to submit a bill to parliament 'as soon as possible' to grant women equal inheritance rights, despite protests from hardliners

Spain and Germany push for greater migrant aid

12 August, 2018

Spain and Germany have agreed to push for greater EU help for North African countries that are a major point of departure for migrants and refugees to Europe.

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