• 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Cooperation
  • The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade also noted to the committee that "an embassy in Morocco would increase Australia's capacity to engage with a significant player in North Africa, including in the Arab League and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • politician
  • Najat Vallaud-Belkacem (born Najat Belkacem on 4 October 1977) is a French socialist politician, who on 25 August 2014 was the first French woman to be appointed Minister of Education, Higher Education, and Research, joining the Second Valls Government. (wikipedia.org)
  • Agriculture minister Stephen Wasira - a veteran CCM politician of over three decades - lost his seat to Chadema. (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)
  • The prime minister replaced the king as the head of government and chair of the government council, gaining the power to dissolve parliament. (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)
  • Previously
  • Previously she was Minister of Women's Affairs (16 May 2012 to 25 August 2014, Ayrault government and First Valls Government, Minister of City Affairs (2 April 2012 to 25 August 2014, First Valls government), Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports (2 April 2012 to 25 August 2014, First Valls government), and Government spokesperson (16 May 2012 to 31 March 2014, Ayrault government). (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco, who had previously qualified as hosts, were disqualified from participation at the tournament. (wikipedia.org)
  • prime
  • The office of prime minister, in turn, was given additional powers to appoint senior civil servants and diplomats, in consultation with the king's ministerial council. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • He served as Minister of Defence under Prime Minister's Zeine Ould Zeidane and Yahya Ould Ahmed El Waghef until the August 2008 coup which overthrew President Sidi Ould Cheikh Abdallahi and created a new government with Moulaye Ould Mohamed Laghdaf as Prime Minister. (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)
  • Feb. 2, 2008 - Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair has been telling some of his oldest allies that he might be willing to campaign for the new position of full-time president of the EU council. (bible-prophecy.com)
  • and a Canadian prime minister. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • africa
  • Bids : CAF received 3 bids before 30 September 2010, the deadline, to host either the 2015 or 2017 Africa Cup of Nations from DR Congo, Morocco and South Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 29 January, during the 2011 CAF Super Cup, the CAF Board decided that Morocco would host the 2015 African Cup of Nations, while the 2017 edition would be held in South Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the meantime, visit the BBC Africa page for the latest news or download the BBC Africa Today podcast . (bbc.com)
  • 1970
  • 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)
  • Chairman
  • Abdulaziz bin Mohieddin Khoja is chairman of the International Islamic News Agency (IINA) Executive Council. (wikipedia.org)
  • State
  • 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)
  • voters
  • With 94 percent of polling stations reporting and 98 percent of voters in approval, Interior Minister Taib Cherkaoui announced that the revisions had passed. (jurist.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • reports
  • A spokesperson for Mali's security minister says investigators are looking into the reports of the 13 killed. (news24.com)
  • site
  • The rumour that the she is expecting started in September, with USA site TMZ claiming that she had told her pals about the happy news. (nflnr.com)