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Introduction to Religious Diversity in the Middle East and North Africa

Rabat - In December 2010, the Arabs, sick to death with the corrupt patriarchal and tribal regimes that ruled them since independence, took to the...
Arab Spring Legacy in Tatters, Hopes Pinned on Tunisia

Arab Spring Legacy in Tatters, Hopes Pinned on Tunisia

Tunis- With chaos in Libya, military takeover in Egypt and Syria's brutal conflict threatening to extinguish hopes fueled by the Arab Spring, only Tunisia...

Aeronautical Industry helped Morocco avoid Arab Spring: expert

Bordeaux - The Kingdom's appeal as one of Africa’s top business destinations helps explain its stability when its neighbors were shaken by violent uprisings....

A Regal Response to an Undue Provocation

Rabat- Two Arab states that weathered the storms of the Arab spring are the military republic of Algeria and the neighboring kingdom of Morocco....

The Arab World Caught Between Despotism and Chaos

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The Arab World is damned, unless…

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The Arab Spring Turning to a Gloomy Fall

The Arab Spring Turning to a Gloomy Fall

By Saad Eddine Lamzouwaq Rabat When a Tunisian fruit seller in the tiny city of Sidi Bouzid set fire to himself as a protest against confiscating...

Amina vs Bouaazizi, Femen vs the Arab World

By Younes Radi Morocco World News Rabat, June 15, 2013 The Arab world has been shaken by the latest videos of Amina, and afterwards her three comrades...

Mubarak wants Egyptians to rally round Morsi: lawyer

CAIRO, March 11, 2013 (AFP) Toppled president Hosni Mubarak, awaiting trial over his role in the deaths of protesters, believes Egyptians should rally around his...

Egypt ex-presidential candidate party to contest polls

CAIRO, March 5, 2013 (AFP) Former presidential candidate Abdel Moneim Abul Fotouh said Tuesday his party will contest Egypt's next parliamentary elections, boycotted by the...

Tunisia in crisis as president’s party rejects govt plan

TUNIS, Feb 12, 2013 (AFP) Tunisian President Moncef Marzouki's secular party said it would stay in the ruling coalition, reversing a previous threat, but maintained...

Islamists lack savvy to rule in Tunisia, Egypt: experts

TUNIS, Feb 11, 2013 (AFP) Islamists who rose to power following the Arab Spring uprisings that toppled veteran leaders in Tunisia and Egypt are facing...

US, Egypt defense chiefs back security ties: Pentagon

WASHINGTON, Feb 6, 2013 (AFP) US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta spoke by phone with his Egyptian counterpart on Tuesday to hear an update on the...

Should Arab Islamists Go the “Turkish Way”?

By Loubna Flah Morocco World News Casablanca, January 31, 2013 The ascendency of political Islam as a result of the upsurge of religiosity in the Arab World...

Does the Arab spring encourage extremism?

By Abderrahim Chalfaouat Morocco World News Casablanca, January 30, 2013 During her Senate Foreign Relations Committee Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE AR-SA hearing on the Sept. 11, 2012, attacks on the U.S. Consulate...

Exclusive: Why the Algerian DRS releases pressure on Morocco and France

Morocco World News with Maghreb Intelligence Rabat, January 23, 2013 While three years ago, the Kingdom of Morocco and France were the breeding ground for espionage...

Tensions loom as Tunisia marks its Arab Spring revolution

By Antoine Lambroschini TUNIS, Jan 14, 2013 (AFP) Tunisians marked the second anniversary on Monday of veteran dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali's flight into exile...

The Arab Spring: revolt, war and transition

TUNIS, Dec 14, 2012 (AFP) Several Arab countries have undergone major upheavals since December 2010, with the fall of regimes in Tunisia, Egypt and Libya,...