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French Police Force Muslim Woman to Remove Her Swimwear on the...

Rabat - Pictures emerged on social media networks yesterday showing French police forcing a Muslim woman to remove her swimwear on the beach which sparked...

Correspondent Expelled in French Church due to his Moroccan Origin

Rabat -  A 46-year-old French-Moroccan correspondent at French news website Ouest France was expelled from Saint-Nicolas de Châteaubriant church in France last Sunday by two Gendarmes...

Morocco’s Amina Bouayach, Amina Lotfi Awarded French Legion Of Honor

Rabat  -  Moroccan Amina Bouayach and Amina Lotfi, two activists involved in defending women's rights and freedom, were awarded, on Monday in Rabat, the...

Morocco: French Pedophile Arrested For Abusing 11 Children

Rabat- Amid a growing number of pedophilia crimes in Marrakech, one of the world's foremost tourist destinations, another pedophile was brought before the court...

Moroccan student engineer invents gloves that translate sign language

Taroudant, Morocco - A Moroccan student engineer at the “Ecole des Mines de Nancy” in France, invented “HandSpeaker,” a translation device for sign language,...

First Moroccan gay Film Director Awarded First Prize in France

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France frees frozen Syrian funds to buy food

PARIS- France has freed frozen Syrian bank assets to fund food exports to the country for humanitarian ends. France has freed frozen Syrian bank assets to fund...

Assad: Western powers are fighting an ‘imaginary enemy’

Damascus- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday denounced France, Britain and the U.S. for submitting a draft resolution to the U.N. Security Council to...

France “secular chart”: a new chart banning the wearing of religious...

TAROUDANT- Morocco - France’s Minister of Education, Vincent Peillon, introduced Monday the "secular chart" which will be into force in all public schools in France this week. The...

UN seeks Syria peace talks amid military strike threat

UNITED NATIONS The United Nations is making a desperate new push for a Syria peace conference even as the United States prepares a possible military...

Obama: I believe Congress will approve Syria action

ANKARA - US President Barack Obama said, "I believe the Congress will approve (Syria action)." US President Barack Obama said, "I believe the Congress will approve...

White House sends Congress resolution seeking backing for Syria strikes

WASHINGTON The White House formally asked Congress Saturday for authorization to conduct military strikes in Syria in a draft resolution framing a narrow set of...

Arab ministers to meet Sunday on Syria: Arab League

CAIRO, Qahirah- Arab foreign ministers will meet in Cairo Sunday to discuss Syria, Arab League deputy chief Ahmed Ben Helli said Saturday, as the United...

Syria expects an attack ‘at any moment’: security official

DAMASCUS Syria expects a military attack "at any moment", a security official told AFP Saturday, just hours after UN experts probing a suspected gas attack...

Assad’s downfall to be a blow to Iran, a power vacuum...

ANKARA Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's downfall would be a serious strategic blow to Iran and could result in a power vacuum that Turkey might fill,...

Britain not to interfere in Syria, defense secretary

LONDON British Defense Secretary Philip Hammond said his country would not interfere in Syria as parliament rejected govt proposal. Speaking to BBC Newsnight following the parliament's...

Russia sending warships to the Mediterranean: report

MOSCOW Russia will "over the next few days" be sending an anti-submarine ship and a missile cruiser to the Mediterranean as the West prepares for...

Hollande summons Egypt ambassador over bloody crackdown

PARIS, France, Aug 15, 2013 (AFP) French President Francois Hollande has summoned the Egyptian ambassador to France for a meeting on Thursday, sources at the...