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  • Islamist
  • In October 2015, Harrak campaigned to have Mohamad al-Arefe ,a Saudi Islamist theologian, banned from entering Morocco after a visit plan was announced on his website. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2018
  • Port Elizabeth , South Africa, February 23, 2018 (SPS) - The High Court of South Africa on Friday issued a final ruling on the shipment of phosphates held in Port Elizabeth, South Africa, that the shipment belongs to the Sahrawi Republic, confirming that Morocco had never any ownership over Sahrawi phosphate. (spsrasd.info)
  • India
  • Born: General Nirmal Chander Vij, Chief of the Army Staff (India) 2003-2005, in Jammu General Hideki Tojo, Prime Minister of Japan, determining that the Allies' Guadalcanal Campaign was overcoming Japanese defense, ordered Japan's forces to evacuate Guadalcanal by the end of February. (wikipedia.org)
  • reforms
  • From 1880, Morocco began a range of reforms to adapt its institutions to modern standards. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 24 April, thousands of people protested across Morocco, demanding an end to corruption, an independent judiciary, constitutional reforms, legislative elections as well as more jobs for university graduates. (wikipedia.org)
  • We are here for reforms and we will enact the necessary reforms regardless of the price," he said, warning that if the country's hemorrhaging finances weren't brought under control now, Morocco would be forced one day to make painful reforms by the World Bank. (yahoo.com)
  • Arabic
  • The International Islamic News Agency (IINA), a specialized organ of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), is a news agency publishing in Arabic, English and French and focusing on news about the Islamic world and Islamic affairs. (wikipedia.org)
  • King of Moro
  • Under the state of emergency, the Head of State (in this case the King of Morocco) may dissolve Parliament, "the state of exception does not cause the dissolution of parliament" ( Article 35, paragraph 2 of the 1972 constitution revised in 1996). (wikipedia.org)
  • Part of the reserve powers, the head of State (in this case the King of Morocco) has the right to dissolve the Parliament. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1990
  • He served as the Minister of Housing from 1977 to 1981, Minister of Handicraft and Social Affairs from 1981 to 1985, Ambassador to Tunisia and the Arab League from 1985 to 1990, Ambassador to France from 1990 to 1994, and as Minister of Employment, Professional training, Social Development and Solidarity from 2000 to 2002. (wikipedia.org)
  • seats
  • The king rescinded his power to appoint prime ministers, obliging himself to appoint a member of the party winning the most seats in a parliamentary election. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dar es Salaam - Tanzania's ruling party presidential candidate took an early lead on Tuesday as election officials counted votes in a close race for a second day, while several key ministers lost their seats. (news24.com)
  • Parliament
  • At the end of 1955, and after the return from exile of Sultan Mohammed V, November 16, and the victory of nationalists, Morocco adopted in a first step, a non-elected parliament, resulting from consultations with the main political parties to lay the foundations for future elections. (wikipedia.org)
  • This shows the potential of our young candidates - Wasira had been minister and in parliament for over 30 years but he lost to a young lady, Ester Bulaya," said top Chadema official John Mrema. (news24.com)
  • prime
  • born 18 September 1940) was Prime Minister of Morocco from 19 September 2007 to 29 November 2011. (wikipedia.org)
  • King Mohammed VI appointed El Fassi as Prime Minister on September 19, 2007 following Istiqlal's victory in the parliamentary elections on September 7. (wikipedia.org)
  • He also accused him of using Canadian health system urging prime minister Stephen Harper to expel him from Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • Born: William Styron, writer, in Newport News, Virginia (d. 2006) Died: William Davis, 38, Anglo-Canadian miner French Prime Minister Paul Painlevé flew to Morocco to assess the front line situation in the Rif War. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prosper Poullet became Prime Minister of Belgium. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the national presidential race, John Magufuli of the long-ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) is seen as the narrow favourite to beat ex-prime minister Edward Lowassa, a CCM stalwart who recently defected to Chadema, which is heading a coalition of opposition parties. (news24.com)
  • Lowassa was prime minister from 2005 until his resignation in 2008 over corruption allegations that he denies, and has for years been a CCM loyalist, but on the campaign trail he called for an end to the party's rule. (news24.com)
  • Celebrations went on into the night after Prime Minister Hashim Thaci promised a democracy that respected the rights of all ethnic communities. (bible-prophecy.com)
  • Delegation
  • The first Australian official visit to Morocco occurred when a Parliamentary Delegation visited the country alongside Tunisia, Lebanon and Syria from 9 November to 3 December 1993. (wikipedia.org)
  • A Parliamentary Delegation headed by Dr Sharman Stone (MP for Murray) to Morocco occurred from 7 to 14 November 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • protests
  • The protests in Morocco were inspired by the Arab Spring protests and revolutions in other North African countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Protests have continued nearly every Sunday, with thousands marching in cities around Morocco calling for governmental reform. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ambassador
  • On 6 October 1978 the acting Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ian Sinclair, announced the appointment of John Rowland, the serving Australian Ambassador to France, as the non-resident accredited Ambassador to Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Affairs
  • She was appointed Minister-Delegate for Foreign Affairs by King Mohammed VI on 10 October 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 13 July 1976, the Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs, Andrew Peacock, announced the release of a joint statement marking the establishment of diplomatic relations with Morocco as "a mark of the desire of both countries to consolidate and strengthen mutual understanding and to stimulate cultural and commercial links. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bob Carr, as Minister for Foreign Affairs, visited Morocco in the first high-level visit to the country in June 2012. (wikipedia.org)
  • hosts
  • 51 nations entered the tournament (excluding initial hosts Morocco). (wikipedia.org)
  • The nation's men football team, the Dream Team V will kick off their Olympics ticket chase on Saturday against hosts, Morocco in Tangier at the Caf Under 23 Championship. (vanguardngr.com)
  • State
  • During the years of lead - under the reign of Hassan II - the right was quite improperly invoked, since the first and only state of emergency that gripped the Morocco lasted five years, from June 1965 to July 1970. (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco even cancelled state television broadcasts, judging the mood inappropriate, according to Rabat's information minister. (radionz.co.nz)
  • For me, the presence of all these European and Mediterranean heads of state in Paris in the name of Europe and the Mediterranean is something deeply moving and it's the best news for peace in the Middle East. (bible-prophecy.com)
  • France
  • But since 1947, and on impulse Erik Labonne, Resident General of France in Morocco, and the Sultan Mohammed V, the protectorate creates consultative chambers reserved for Moroccans, Jews and Muslims. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ties between Morocco and France deteriorated with the publication of the book. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sports
  • The former Sports minister told SuperSport.com that the Olympic family considers the football ticket as the most essential qualification. (vanguardngr.com)
  • List
  • Three days later CAF confirmed that Morocco would not host the tournament and a new host would be chosen from a list of countries which have expressed interest. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ambassador
  • BAGHDAD - U.S. Ambassador Christopher R. Hill and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Iraq Director Christopher D. Crowley, in partnership with Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Dr. Rafe H. Al-Eissawi, opened a two-day conference that marked another milestone in Iraq's rebuilding efforts. (usaid.gov)
  • He also was director and one of the founders of the news agency EFE, President of the Madrid Journalist Association, Plenipotentiary Minister in the United States of America, and Spanish Ambassador to the UN, Morocco, and some countries in Latin America such as Argentina and the Dominican Republic. (wikipedia.org)
  • State
  • They tell me the news of our meeting at Bjoerkoe threw all the people there and the press into the state of wildest excitement. (byu.edu)
  • full
  • Two German ministers said on Benedict's first full day as pope in Africa, a continent ravaged by HIV, that it was irresponsible to reject condoms. (nbcnews.com)
  • agency
  • According to the SANA news agency, "Terrorists launched a missile containing chemical products into the region of Khan al-Assal in the province of Aleppo, killing 15 people, mainly civilians", referring to the opposition fighters . (albawaba.com)
  • However, rebels denied the claim to the Associated Press news agency. (albawaba.com)
  • World
  • This issue of News & Notices is prepared collaboratively by Nancy Alexander of Globalization Challenge Initiative, the World Development Movement, and the Center of Concern's Rethinking Bretton Woods Project. (africafocus.org)
  • people
  • The Foreign Minister of Bangladesh Dipu Moni talked about his "contribution to self-right movements of people, country's independence struggle and managing assistance to war-ravaged country after independence. (wikipedia.org)
  • foreign
  • Frej is a Minister Counselor in the Senior Foreign Service and has worked for USAID for the past twenty years in both overseas and Washington, D.C. assignments. (usaid.gov)