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Morocco Makes Major Human Rights Advances under Reign of King Mohammed VI

Since his enthronement in 1999, Morocco’s King Mohammed VI has always insisted on the respect of human rights, the individual & collective freedoms through the major reforms launched in the…

Sahara-UN-Mediation: Horst Köhler visits Rabat before trip to Laayoune & Dakhla

The Personal Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for the Sahara, Horst Köhler, is visiting Morocco this Wednesday (June 27), as part of his second tour in the region, which took…

Sahara-Human Rights: Algerian Claims in Geneva Totally Ignored

Algerian diplomats to the UN in Geneva are feeling blue. On Thursday, they could not hide their bitter disappointment when they realized that the report of the UN Human Rights…

Moroccan Sahara Coveted by Turkish Investors

Turkish developers and businessmen, currently on a tour in the Moroccan Sahara, have expressed interest to invest in economic projects in the southern provinces of the Kingdom, following the example…

Western Sahara-UN: Rabat is not giving up  

Morocco, which is involved since early March in a diplomatic dispute with the United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon about the Sahara issue, does not seem inclined to give up….