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King Mohammed VI Dispels Myths about Migration at AU-EU Summit

King Mohammed has dispelled several stereotypes and myths, which reduce migrations in images of an influx of people without work and without resources. In a message to the 5th African Union-European Union Summit in Abidjan, King Mohammed VI, in his quality as leader of the African Union on the Migration Issue, debunked four myths about […]

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Morocco Pleads for courageous, responsible dialogue between Africa, Europe

Morocco’s King Mohammed VI has pleaded for a courageous and responsible dialogue between Africa and Europe and for the establishment of a new bi-continental pact between the two sides so that they rise, together, to the challenges thrown at them. In a message to the 5th European Union-African Union summit held in Abidjan November 29-30, […]

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Stalemate in Mideast peace process, a key driver of extremism, instability

King Mohammed VI warned that the continuing stalemate in the Middle East peace process jeopardizes the future of the peoples in the region and is a key driver of extremism and instability. “It goes without saying that the Palestinian cause is the most important issue for the Arab and Muslim world. Allowing it to go […]

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Palestine: Rival factions postpone Gaza handover

Gaza ruler Hamas and its rival Fatah in the West Bank decided Wednesday to postpone the December 1 deadline concerning the handover of the Strip to President Mahmoud Abba-led Palestinian Authority (PA) as both groups trade accusations over the implementation of October reconciliation deal brokered by Egypt. The December 1 deadline could not be met, […]

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Egypt: Military given carte blanche to restore Sinai Security in three months

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi Wednesday allowed the army to use ‘brute force’ to squash militancy in the Sinai following the killing of 305 people in the restive province last Friday in an attack authorities blame on the Islamic State group (IS). “Allow me to take this opportunity to commit General Mohamed Farid Hegazy, in front […]

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KSA: Macron hints has list of Riyadh-backed terror list, expect Crown Prince to cut financing

French President Emmanuel Macron Wednesday indicated that he would send to Saudi Crown Prince a list of terror groups and would expect Riyadh to cut their financing as pledged by the apparent heir of the Saudi throne. The Kingdom has been accused of funding the promotion of religious extremism around the world through its strict […]

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Morocco’s First Participation at AU-EU Summit Receives Highest Acclaim

The participation of Morocco at the fifth AU-EU Summit was highly welcomed by AU officials as well as African and EU officials alike. At the opening ceremony of the summit, held in Abidjan on November 29-30, Head of the AU and President of Guinea Alpha Condé and Chairman of the AU commission Moussa Faki paid […]

November 29th, 2017 | Posted in Headlines,World News | Read More »

Egypt rejects Israeli Minister’s suggestion for establishment of Palestinian State in Sinai

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry Tuesday vigorously chided Israel, rejecting comments by Israeli minister of Social Equity who called for the establishment of the Palestinian state in the Sinai instead of boundaries set by the Oslo accords. Head of the department, Sameh Shoukry personally conveyed Egypt’s dismay over the comments that he deemed outrageous to Egypt’s […]

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Rouhani mocks Riyadh for taking Iran for scapegoat

President Hassan Rouhani Tuesday accused Saudi Arabia of using his country as a scapegoat to cover up its defeats in the region. “Saudi Arabia was unsuccessful in Qatar, was unsuccessful in Iraq, in Syria and recently in Lebanon. In all of these areas they were unsuccessful,” he said in the live interview broadcast on state […]

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KSA: former head of National Guard released after agreeing to pay over $1 bn

The former head of the Saudi National Guard was freed Tuesday from detention after he agreed to pay back to authorities more than $1 billion in the anti-corruption clean-up directed by powerful Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman, aka MbS, an official involved in the campaign has said. Prince Mutaib bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz was among […]

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