Rabat - The harsh sentences imposed by Casablanca’s Court on Moroccan activists is making international headlines. The French Foreign Affairs Ministry has criticized the verdict, emphasizing that the French government “is committed to respect public freedoms.”

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Moroccans rallied in Rabat in June 2018 to condemn heavy sentences against Moroccan Hirak activists. Photo Credit: Morocco World News
Safaa Kasraoui is a journalist at Morocco World News.