Morocco’s naming criteria a hurdle for parents

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In Morocco, increasing numbers of parents are refusing to register their children’s names with the state under the pretext it it wouldn’t be approved. Civil servants used to insist on names approved by the interior ministry in 1996, though while that system was scrapped in 2002, ethnic Berber names are still a problem.

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  • hiba

    its none of the ministry’s business.

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