Rabat - Hakima al-Haiti, Moroccan Delegate Minister for the Environment and Special Envoy for the ongoing United Nations’ COP22 summit, said the controversy surrounding the acceptance of Italian waste for disposal in Moroccan lands last summer caused the kingdom’s economy to “stagnate for tens of days.”

Al-Haiti: Moroccans’ Uproar Against Trash Shipments Caused Economic Stagnation
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Zainab Calcuttawala is an American journalist based in Morocco.