Morocco

February 3, 2004

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Iran banned student protests over the barring of reformist candidates from this month's elections and Tehran's hardline prosecutor warned eight pro-re

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Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki has headed off to France to undergo medical treatment, after strict orders were given from Egyptian President Husni Mubarak to have the actor treated in Paris due to a sudden

February 2, 2004

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Tests on bone remains Israel received a few weeks ago from a body said to be that of Ron Arad have revealed that they did not come from the missing Is

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On the occasion of Aid Al Adha, Morocco's King Mohammed VI granted pardon to 360 people sentenced to jail terms. A group of 102 detainees were granted

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Saudi Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz, the Interior Minister and Chairman of the Higher Hajj Committee, received in Mecca Monday Sudanese Minister of Guidan

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Belgium’s Atelier d’Art Urbain Group plans to build a sea resort in southern Morocco’s Essaouira. With a target date of completion set for 2010, the project is expected to cost one billion euros, acco

January 27, 2004

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A "criminal gang" was dismantled and its 35 members were arrested in two simultaneous operations conducted by the police and the Gendarmerie on Sunday

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The President of the Nation Council (Senate), Abdelkader Bensalah noted Monday the importance of the upcoming presidential election and called for "th

January 26, 2004

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Morocco's King Mohammad VI, who arrived in the Saudi Red Sea port city of Jeddah Sunday evening performed in Mecca on Monday Umrah [Minor Hajj], accor

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George Bush has lost half his support in the Arab American community. While in the elections of 2000, he won 45.5% of Arab American votes (Gore won on

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King Mohammad VI of Morocco who arrived in Jeddah on late Sunday performed on Monday Umrah (the Minor Hajj). According to SPA, he was welcomed at the

January 25, 2004

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An official source at the Saudi Hajj Ministry said Sunday an agreement was recently reached between the Hajj Ministry and Ibrahim Al-Esheikir Al-Jaffa

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The House of Advisors unanimously adopted on Friday the new family code that aims at promoting the situation of women in the Moroccan society.  Reform

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Yemen's President Ali Abdullah Saleh paid a visit Saturday to Movenpick Hotel and the Palace of Conferences, two projects being built in Dhahr Himyar

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Egyptian television had started a new series of corrective action in a move to change their policy on what is appropriate and inappropriate for its viewers by banning and deleting scenes from music vi