• 2016
  • According to BAMF figures, 35,939 unaccompanied minors - defined as anyone under the age of 18 - applied for asylum in Germany in 2016, of whom only 124 were from Morocco. (dw.com)
  • In August 2016, NRW and the federal government created a joint "task force" aimed at speeding up deportations to Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia. (dw.com)
  • Monash University has been an Observer Organisation of the UNFCCC since 2016, and has sent annual delegations to the UN Climate Change Conferences (also referred to as Conferences of the Parties, or COPs). (monash.edu)
  • Moroccan
  • In March 1980, Mohammed VI of Morocco visited Denmark as the Crown Prince of Morocco and Moroccan Foreign Minister Mohamed Benaissa visited Denmark in 2005 and in 2006. (wikipedia.org)
  • The situation is boiling, and if it goes on like this, the Saharawi people will do something a lot bigger than Gdeim Izik camp in the future," says activist Larbas Obeid, referring to demonstrations in 2010 in which thousands of Saharawis set up tents and camped in the desert to protest unemployment and discrimination by the Moroccan government. (csmonitor.com)
  • Morocco has rejected plans to hold a referendum, insisting on an autonomy plan for the territory, which would maintain Moroccan sovereignty but allow some local administration. (csmonitor.com)
  • Procter & Gamble North West Africas strategic direction in Morocco is to continue to launch innovative new products which will ease the lives of Moroccan consumers while creating value and preserving its leading position in the home care market by increasing sales and widening its consumer base. (bharatbook.com)
  • Moroccan Crisis could refer to: The First Moroccan Crisis, also called the Tangier Crisis was brought about by the visit of Kaiser Wilhelm II to Tangier in Morocco on March 31, 1905 and his subsequent speech in which he favored Moroccan independence. (wikipedia.org)
  • The deployment of the German gunboat SMS Panther heightened the tension when it was sent to the Moroccan port of Agadir on July 1, 1911. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • Zefzafi, 38, is the best-known of at least 127 protesters and activists jailed during a police crackdown on the mostly peaceful demonstrations in northern Morocco that began in late May, 2017. (amnesty.nl)
  • Ceuta
  • In 1415 Henry the Navigator, son of João I, left from Porto to conquest the Muslim port of Ceuta in northern Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Barea served his compulsory military service in Ceuta and Morocco, rising to the rank of sergeant in an Engineers regiment of the Spanish Army and seeing action in the Rif War. (wikipedia.org)
  • sultan
  • Due to his military skills, Alfonso XI sent Pedro Fernandez to fight Muslims in Andalusia, where he fought at the Battle of Salado in 1340, where tradition refers to Pedro Fernandez de Castro grabbed his spurs of gold from the Marinid sultan of Morocco, Abu Al-Hasan Ali ibn Othman. (wikipedia.org)
  • During 19th century his tomb was examined and found next to his remains were some pieces of silk, a brooch and gold spurs, which are supposedly those of Sultan of Morocco Abu Al-Hasan Ali ibn Othman, of which Pedro Fernandez de Castro had seized during the Battle of Salado. (wikipedia.org)
  • Western Sahara
  • In January 2011, Danish Foreign Minister Lene Espersen stressed that: "human rights, and particularly freedom of assembly and press freedom, is an essential part of the ongoing bilateral dialogue between Denmark and Morocco", but has also criticized Morocco for their human rights record in the Western Sahara. (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco has strengthened its hold on the contested - and resource-rich - Western Sahara. (csmonitor.com)
  • The UN 's special envoy Christopher Ross recently acknowledged the impasse in informal talks between Morocco and independence movement Polisario Front over the future of the disputed Western Sahara , on the northwestern corner of the continent. (csmonitor.com)
  • The UN sent peacekeeping forces into the territory in 1991 with a mandate to hold a referendum on the future of Western Sahara, but that vote never happened. (csmonitor.com)
  • Morocco has sought to place the discussion of Western Sahara in this context, implying that the area could become part of the Sahel security problem without Morocco's control. (csmonitor.com)
  • Saudi Arabia has recently supported Morocco over the dispute of Western Sahara and doesn't recognize the legitimacy of Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, through the Arab League. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed
  • citation needed] USA - US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said that "the United States condemns in the strongest terms today's terrorist attack that killed and injured innocent people at a cafe in Marrakesh, Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • strengthen
  • The lack of progress has allowed Morocco to strengthen its hold on the resource-rich territory, even as the prospect of a referendum to decide Western Sahara's future - which the UN and the Polisario demand - has dimmed. (csmonitor.com)
  • Algeria
  • The Polisario Front, an Algeria -backed Saharawi independence movement, fought a guerrilla war with Morocco until a UN-brokered cease-fire in 1991. (csmonitor.com)
  • spoke
  • Wazir was being held at a CIA black site prison in Morocco, and the agency needed a clandestine officer who spoke French to take over the interrogation of the detainee. (pubrecord.org)
  • King
  • In 868, Vímara Peres, a Christian warlord from Gallaecia and a vassal of the King of Asturias, Léon and Galicia, Alfonso III, was sent to reconquer and secure from the Moors the area from the Minho River to the Douro River, including the city of Portus Cale, later Porto and Gaia, from where the name and political entity of Portugal emerged. (wikipedia.org)
  • On the death of his father, Pedro was sent by his mother to the Kingdom of Portugal, where he was raised and educated along with Infante D. Pedro, Count of Barcelos, an illegitimate son of King Denis of Portugal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Like Shakespeare's Henry V (1599), it is narrated by a Chorus who describes the action in terms far more heroic than it warrants: King Sebastian of Portugal is referred to as "an honourable and courageous prince", but is in fact shown to be foolish in invading Morocco, having been duped by Mulai Mohammed, who is presented as a Machiavellian villain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Armenia - President Serzh Sargsyan sent his condolences to the King of Morocco and stated his support "in finding the culprits and bringing them to justice. (wikipedia.org)
  • conflict
  • Morocco has taken neutral stance in the conflict, hoping for a better resolution that benefit Qatar and Saudi Arabia, the former had participated together with Morocco in anti-Houthi campaign. (wikipedia.org)
  • citizens
  • Portuenses are referred to this day as "tripeiros", in reference to the fact that higher quality meat would be loaded onto ships to feed sailors, while off-cuts and by-products such as tripe would be left behind and eaten by the citizens of Porto. (wikipedia.org)
  • ground
  • In response to the government, Green party Bundestag member Luise Amtsberg, who submitted the official question, welcomed the idea of "helping disadvantaged minors in Morocco on the ground," and said offering schooling was the "right approach. (dw.com)
  • But if the support on the ground is at the same time coupled with the aim of deporting young people from Germany to the supposedly safe Morocco, then these well-meaning ideas cannot be successful," she said. (dw.com)
  • government
  • The BAMF referred DW's request for comment to the interior ministry, whose spokesman would not confirm the details of the plan printed in "taz," but sent a government answer to an official Green party question, dated from March, which confirmed that such homes were being planned. (dw.com)
  • The US government eventually moved Wazir from Morocco to the infamous Salt Pit prison in Afghanistan, which Carle refers to as "Hotel California," and then transferred him to the Bagram prison facility. (pubrecord.org)
  • Times
  • Morocco Times. (wikipedia.org)
  • The great annual religious festival of the Moors is about to begin", reported the New York Times, referring to Ramadan, adding "it is the height of impropriety for any truly orthodox person to conduct business. (wikipedia.org)
  • Their marriage was rocky at times, but Elhassani came up with a plan to move to his native Morocco for a year, where she could get cheap surgery on her knee and they might find a new start. (fox59.com)
  • documents
  • Spammers go back to their old tricks and send spam messages embedded in Word and HTML documents. (clickz.com)
  • Name
  • Its name originally referred to the foothills of the Atlas Mountains, but its area has expanded to encompass surrounding villages and refers to the entire oasis. (wikipedia.org)
  • fact
  • My use of the adjective charmed instead refers to the fact that in the last 72 hours I have won TWO contests! (blogspot.com)
  • speech
  • In a speech, President Bush refers to the 9/11 attacks as the "first attack," and then discusses the recent anthrax attacks (see October 5-November 21, 2001 ). (historycommons.org)
  • country
  • Chinese-Indians were arrested en masse and sent away to internment camps in distant parts of the country. (amitavghosh.com)
  • Green
  • Jack must travel "beyond the Never Mind" in order to discover who did send him the green velvet chair, and why. (wikipedia.org)
  • places
  • Germany's Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF) is planning to build homes in Morocco as places to deport underage unaccompanied migrants who have broken the law, or who want to return voluntarily. (dw.com)
  • He's also taken numerous cycling trips with his wife, Isabel Feinstein, MD--an ENT specialist as well--to places as remote as India, Morocco and Vietnam. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • city
  • The 2011 Marrakesh bombing killed 17 people in the city of Marrakesh, Morocco on 28 April 2011, just before noon. (wikipedia.org)
  • Tinghir or Tinerhir (Arabic: تنغير‎, Tamazight: ⵜⵉⵏⵖⵉⵔ) is a city in the region of Drâa-Tafilalet, south of the High Atlas and north of the Little Atlas in southeastern Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • The predominant ethnic group is Amazighs, and the city is at the center of one of the most attractive oases in southern Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • camp
  • Mr. Obeid, one of the organizers of the camp, would not say what type of action he was referring to. (csmonitor.com)
  • Other survivors of the Holocaust referred to Aribert removing tattooed flesh from prisoners and using the skin to make seat coverings, which he gave to the commandant of the camp. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 15 March 1945, Heim was captured by US soldiers and sent to a camp for prisoners of war. (wikipedia.org)
  • mostly
  • Both Morocco and Saudi Arabia are two monarch states ruled by respective families, the Alaouites and the Al-Sauds, adhere to Sunni Islam, fear of growing Iranian and Shiite influence and their relationship is mostly described as excellent. (wikipedia.org)
  • messages
  • Japanese Official Radio, Radio Tokyo (NHK), sent its foreign transmissions, with some cover messages, to Japanese Doho agents outside Japan. (wikipedia.org)
  • hours
  • Carle, formerly the deputy national intelligence officer for transitional threats, who had no prior interrogation experience, agreed, and within 72 hours, he boarded a CIA-chartered jet bound for Morocco. (pubrecord.org)