A Moroccan judge has sentenced nine people for their role in protests that swept across the north-eastern mining city of Jerada early this year.

People shout slogans during a protest after two miners died while working in a clandestine coal mine, in Jerada, Morocco December 26, 2017. REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal
People shout slogans during a protest after two miners died while working in a clandestine coal mine, in Jerada, Morocco December 26, 2017. REUTERS/Youssef Boudlal