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  • MOROCCO: Protest violence could escalate, intelligence analyst says

     
    Moroccan police beat dozens of protesters who defied a ban on demonstrations and took to the streets of the capital Rabat and Casablanca on Sunday, according to news reports. Months of protests in the north African nation have led its......
  • MOROCCO: Antigovernment protesters clash with police

     
    Thousands of demonstrators Sunday took to the streets of Casablanca, the country's largest city, in an antigovernment protest police struggled to disperse, driving into the crowd on motorcycles, armed with clubs. A similar protest in the capital's twin...
  • Daley headed to Quebec, Morocco

     
    Posted by Hal Dardick at 3:47 p.m. Mayor Daley is headed out of town on trips to Quebec to discuss the Great Lakes and to Casablanca, Morocco to talk with Arab mayors he says face some of the same issues......
  • MOROCCO: For cheap Saudi oil, Rabat broke ties with Iran, cracked down on Shiites, leaked cable says

     
    At Saudi Arabia's urging, Morocco broke ties with Iran and began a domestic campaign against Moroccan Shiites in exchange for economic trade-offs, an Egyptian diplomat told sources at the U.S. Embassy in Rabat, according to a leaked U.S. diplomatic cable....
  • Today's News From the Cars.com Family

     
    Today at MotherProof.com, learn about the Rallye Aicha des Gazelles, the only all-women rally in the world, being held in Morocco in March. Contestants will have to travel from the Moroccan cities of Tangier to Erfound in the shortest distance......
  • ISRAEL: Officials find Morocco a tough room these days

     
    Officially, diplomatic relations between Morocco and Israel are "suspended," according to Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This is the way things have been since 2000, when Morocco (along with Tunisia and Oman) closed "interest offices" opened only...
  • At Ramadan Iftar dinner, Obama supports new mosque on private property near Ground Zero

     
    Full text of Democrat's White House dinner remarks supporting the controversial proposal and the official dinner guest list....
  • International Whaling Commission leader is 'optimistic' for compromise at June meeting

     
    WASHINGTON — The head of the International Whaling Commission on Thursday expressed optimism that nations gathering in Morocco next month can settle a long-running dispute over the hunting of whales. But a senior U.S. official signaled difficult...
  • International Whaling Commission chairman to miss 'absolutely critical' annual meeting

     
    AMSTERDAM — The chairman of the International Whaling Commission has fallen ill and will not attend its annual meeting, where his proposal to control the annual whale hunt was scheduled to be discussed, a spokeswoman said Monday. The absence of......
  • Waiting for more Rothstein dominoes to fall

     
    I wrote about the silent -- and anxious -- wait of Scott Rothstein's former associates for my Sunday print column, and I asked this question: Will they rue the day that Rothstein returned from Morocco? Without Rothstein's return to "face......
  • Dispatch from Fez: Sounds and scenes from the World Sacred Music Festival

     
    The labyrinthine Arab-style medina of Fez, Morocco’s historical capital of trade, culture and religious life, was a remarkable space for the 16th Annual World Sacred Music Festival June 4-13. The expansive and diverse event, with about 60 performances,...