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  1. Royal Palm MarrakechRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies There's a risk involved with booking into the Royal Palm Marrakech.

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  2. Wild Weather in the High Atlas Mountains of MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    On the previous day, Heather and I had summited Jebel Toubkal, the highest mountain in Morocco, under mainly sunny skies. However, the next morning's weather presented a very different picture.

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  3. Casablanca, former French colony with a distinct charmRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    Most tourist sights are clustered close to the enormous port, including the old Arab quarter, the Medina, which sits just to the south. Photo - Shutterstock Most tourist sights are clustered close to the enormous port, including the old Arab quarter, the Medina, which sits just to the south.

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  4. International Female Kite Week 2014 travels the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Surfing News

    The initiative was developed by Kristin Boese, former world kiteboarding champion and founder of KB4girls. The mission is to get girls and women around the planet into the celebrations, whether in non-competitive female kiteboarding meetings or social events held by the KB4girls chapters.

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  5. Storms, floods leave 32 dead in MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | ABC News

    The storms, which began on Saturday, caused flash floods in much of the south at the foot of the Anti-Atlas Mountains. Rescue teams earlier recovered 11 bodies from high waters near Talmaadart River in the Guelmim region on the edge of the Sahara desert that bore the brunt of the storms.

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  6. Morocco rights groups boycotting Marrakech meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | The York Daily Record

    A group of Moroccan human rights groups announced Monday they would boycott an international human rights conference being held in their country because of consistent government interference. The Moroccan Association of Human Rights, the country's most active and well known independent rights group, said they were initially invited to participate but then sidelined and excluded from the preparation for the 2nd World Forum for Human Rights.

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  7. Zimbabwe: Zifa Bungles AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | AllAfrica.com

    National Under-23 midfielders Kuda Mahachi and Marvelous Nakamba did not travel for Sunday's international friendly match against Morocco after they failed to obtain visas on time. With Zifa having the responsibility of ensuring adequate travelling documentation for players well before departure, it was yet another case of bungling by the association.

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  8. Reigning champ Nigeria crashes out of Africa CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | KETV-TV

    The final round of qualifiers for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations threw up a few surprises, the most notable of which being holders Nigeria bowing out. The results of Wednesday evening also presented some potential logistical issues, as Guinea progressed to the finals next January, highlighting the problems that Ebola fears may cloud the event.

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  9. Satellite Dishes in the MedinaRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Photoblog 2.0

    I am told that about half the households in Morocco have Internet access, mostly via satellite dish like these shown in this photo of the ancient Medina in Fez. These dishes also transmit sports, and no doubt the Al Jazeera news channel.

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  10. Reigning champion Nigeria crash out as Africa Cup of Nations qualifying comes to a closeRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WICU12 Erie

    The final round of qualifiers for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations threw up a few surprises, the most notable of which being holders Nigeria bowing out. The results of Wednesday evening also presented some potential logistical issues, as Guinea progressed to the finals next January, highlighting the problems that Ebola fears may cloud the event.

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  11. Press Releases: Ambassador-At-Large for Global Women's Issues...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | State Department

    Ambassador-At-Large for Global Women's Issues Catherine Russell is currently in Morocco for the second stop on a three country swing to the United Kingdom, Morocco, and Norway. Ambassador Russell travelled to the United Kingdom on Monday, November 18th and will conclude her trip in Norway on Monday, November 24th.

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  12. bye bye MarrakechRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | TrekEarth

    It is the fourth largest city in the country after Casablanca, Rabat and Fes, and is the capital of the mid-southwestern region of Marrakesh-Tensift-El Haouz. Located to the north of the foothills of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains, by road Marrakesh is located 580 km southwest of Tangier, 327 km southwest of the Moroccan capital of Rabat, 239 km south of Casablanca, and 246 km northeast of Agadir.

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  13. Biden in Morocco to attend global entrepreneurship summitRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Xinhuanet

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden arrived Wednesday at the Morocco resort Marrakech on the first leg of his five-day tour that will also take him to Ukraine and Turkey. Biden will meet Wednesday with Moroccan king Mohammed VI in the central city of Fez to discuss a number of issues, a statement from the U.S. embassy in Rabat said.

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  14. A Radical Rethink: Aligning People's and Donors' PrioritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Today.Az

    Dr. Yossef Ben-Meir is president of the High Atlas Foundation and a sociologist. With the enormous diversity of social contexts where development interventions take place, one might imagine it would be extremely difficult to identify a single rule of thumb that enables the best possibility for project success, or sustainability.

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  15. Winter sun in Morocco, Berlin's Christmas market, and a North American cruise: Travel dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Enjoy a last-minute holiday in the sun before the festive season takes hold.

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  16. Latifa Akharbach: Morocco Is Ambitious about Its Relations with BulgariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Sofia News Agency

    Morocco 's Ambassador to Bulgaria , Latifa Akharbach , has turned to Novinite to cast more light on the forthcoming Days of Morocco which are due to be held between November 19 and 30 and their importance for relations not just between two states, but also between two societies. For Mrs Akharbach, who has spent about twenty years within the journalist milieu, giving her credentials in Bulgaria 's capital Sofia in June 2013 has been the first diplomatic appointment.

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  17. Determined Cranes arrive in Casablanca, players in good healthRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | PressReleasePoint

    After 13-hours of traveling from Kampala, to Entebbe International Airport through Doha, Qatar the Cranes finally arrived in Casablanca, Morocco ahead of their crucial 2015 Afcon qualifier against Guinea The determined Cranes team were delayed at the Casablanca International Airport for another one hour before they headed straight to the Hotel Casablanca Le Lido Thalasso & Spa where they had a quick lunch. Edgar Watson, FUFA's Chief Executive Officer who traveled as an advance party was at the Airport to receive the team.

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  18. GUINEA Vs UGANDA: Micho names Cranes traveling team, departs Sunday eveningRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | PressReleasePoint

    Uganda Cranes head coach, Milutin 'Micho' Sedrojevic has named the traveling 18 players for the deciding group E match set for Wednesday in Morocco. Following Saturday's memorable 1 - 0 home victory over Ghana at Mandela Stadium, Uganda Cranes players are now set to travel to Morocco for the last group E qualifier against Guinea.

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  19. Syrian Immigrants in MoroccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | CNN

    Syrian immigrants in Morocco open small restaurants or, like this innovative man, sells "Syrian Sweets" from a rolling cart along the main thoroughfare in the old city of Rabat. He does a brisk business in Rabat, selling baklava to Moroccan passerby, mostly ladies shopping.

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  20. Casablanca travel tips: Where to go and what to see in 48 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | The Independent

    Forget the usual suspects for a Moroccan break - instead plan a visit to the nation's biggest city. Cal Flyn finds winter warmth in this Atlantic port The closer Britain gets to midwinter, the more Morocco's largest city appeals.

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