Rabat - Against expectations that the eight-month crisis in the Al Hoceima region is winding down, the city of Al Hoceima has seen an unprecedented “violent” intervention by the security forces against protesters staging a sit-in after the Eid Al Fitr prayers on Monday.

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Youssef Igrouane is a Morocco World News correspondent in Rabat.