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2017-09-25 Ecowas Heads of State Determine Morocco's Fate December - Onyeama
[Vanguard] The fate of Morocco's application to formally join the ECOWAS sub-regional group as a full member would be determined in December by the ECOWAS Heads of State.

2017-09-25 Ecowas to Determine Morocco's Fate in December - Onyeama
[Vanguard] The fate of Morocco's application to formally join the ECOWAS sub-regional group as a full member would be determined in December by the ECOWAS Heads of State.

2017-09-21 Morocco Plays 'Extremely Important' Role in Global Fight Against Terrorism - UN Senior Official
[MAP] New York -Morocco, under the clear-sighted leadership of HM King Mohammed VI, plays an extremely important role in the global fight against terrorism," Director of the UN Counter-Terrorism Implementation Task Force (CTITF) Office/UN Counter-Terrorism Centre (UNCCT), Jehangir Khan said on Wednesday.

2017-09-21 Africa Must Be Allowed to Play Rightful Role in International Affairs, Moroccan Minister Tells UN
[UN News] With the world at a crossroads - battered by climate change, threatened by terrorism and extremism, and struggling with deepening inequality - it is not only time to bolster multilateral cooperation, but to make use of the vital capacities that can be provided by the dynamism of the African continent, the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Morocco told the United Nations General Assembly today.

2017-09-21 Moroccan Miloud Guiderk Wins Arts Council Norway Honorary Award
[MAP] Oslo -Morocco's Miloud Guiderk won the 2017 Arts Council Norway Honorary Award for his significant contribution to Norwegian art and culture.

2017-09-21 Morocco's Return to AU Mirrors HM the King's Insightful Vision (FM)
[MAP] New York -Morocco's return to the African Union (AU), its institutional family, is the crowning achievement of a strategic path backed by an insightful royal vision, minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Nasser Bourita, said Wednesday.

2017-09-20 Sahrawi Delegation Attends Danish Social Democratic Party Annual Conference
[SPS] Copenhagen -A delegation led by the POLISARIO's representative in Denmark, Mohamed Lamam Mohamed Ali, gas attended the annual conference of the Danish Social Democratic Party, which was held recently at the official invitation of the party.

2017-09-21 The Dispersion of Gdeim Izik's Prisoners Into Moroccan Prisons Constitutes a New Flagrant Violation of International Humanitarian Law'
[SPS] Bir Lehlu (Liberated Territories) -In a letter sent Wednesday to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, the President of the Republic and Secretary-General of the Frente POLISARIO, Brahim Gali, said that " the dispersion of Gdeim Izik's prisoners into Moroccan prisons is a new flagrant violation of international humanitarian law, "as well as trying to hide the true situation of prisoners and their status as political prisoners imprisoned for defending positions supported by the Charter and resolutions of United Nations.

2017-09-20 Climate Change - Morocco Convenes Meeting in New York On South-South Cooperation
[MAP] New York -Morocco convened on Tuesday in New York a meeting on South-South cooperation with the objective of further strengthening this cooperation in line with the commitments made at COP22 in Marrakech.

2017-09-19 African Women in Agriculture "AWA"- The Marrakech Declaration
[BIAD]  Marrakech September 13, 2017 Radisson Blu Hotel

2017-09-21 Morocco's GCTF Presidency Renewed Two Years
[MAP] New York -Morocco and the Netherlands were re-selected to assume the presidency of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) for another two-year mandate, on the occasion of the body's 8th ministerial meeting, held Wednesday in New York.

2017-09-21 FM Stresses Pressing Need for International Cooperation to Defeat Terrorism
[MAP] New York -Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita stressed, on Wednesday in New York, the pressing need for cooperation within governments and at the international level to defeat terrorism and violent extremism.

2017-09-21 Muharram 1st of New Hegira Year 1439 On Friday, Sept. 22
[MAP] Rabat -Muharram 1st of the new hegira year 1439 will correspond to Friday, Sept. 22, the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs has announced on Wednesday.

2017-09-21 Marrakesh Partnership for Global Climate Action Institutionalised Under UN, Official
[MAP] New York -The Partnership for Global Climate Action, launched in Marrakesh to speed up climate action over 2017-2020, has become institutionalized under the UN, said, on Wednesday in New York, partnership co-initiator and climate champion Hakima El Haiti.

2017-09-20 Without Religious Orientation, Muslim Minorities Can Be Easy Prey to Jihadist Ideologies (El Khiam)
[MAP] Rome -In the absence of religious orientation, Muslim minorities in Europe can become easy prey to violent ideologies and jihadists, director of the central bureau of judiciary investigations (BCIJ) Abdelhak El Khiam pointed out.

2017-09-20 Video Blogger Sentenced to 10 Months in Prison
[CPJ] A Moroccan court on August 18, 2017 sentenced video blogger Mohamed Taghra to 10 months in prison for criminal defamation after he published a report on local police corruption in the country's central Souss-Massa region, the Arab Network for Human Rights Information and the Arab Bloggers Union reported.

2017-09-19 Malian President Expresses 'Great Admiration' for HM the King
[MAP] New York -Malian president, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, expressed, on Monday in New York, his "great admiration" for "my brother" HM King Mohammed VI, extending his congratulations to the Sovereign for the Special Recognition Award for Leadership in the promotion of tolerance and cross-cultural rapprochement, which was awarded to him by the Global Hope Coalition.

2017-09-18 Morocco and Algeria's Changing Roles in Managing Migration
[ISS] Algeria and Morocco are taking a central role in managing migration from Africa to Europe by legalising the stay of sub-Saharan African migrants.

2017-09-20 Skhirat Agreement Remains 'Inescapable Reference Point' to Stabilize Libya - UN Special Envoy
[MAP] New York -For the United Nations, the UN-brokered agreement signed by Libyan parties in the Moroccan city of Skhirat in December 2015 remains the "inescapable reference point" to stabilize Libya, Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), Ghassan Salamé, said Tuesday in New York.

2017-09-20 Morocco Deplores Increased Violence in Car
[MAP] New York -Morocco, which chairs the Central African Republic Configuration of the Peacebuilding Commission, deplored on Tuesday in New York the recent increase in violence in the Central African Republic (CAR), and called for reinforcing the capabilities of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA).

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