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Royal activities

HM the King Chairs Opening of 1st Session of 3rd Legislative Year of 10th Legislature
Rabat  -  

HM King Mohammed VI, accompanied by HRH Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan and HRH Prince Moulay Rachid, chaired, Friday in Rabat, the opening of the first session of the third legislative year of the tenth legislature.

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Sahara Issue: Jordanian FM Reiterates his Country's Steadfast Position in Support of Morocco’s Territorial Integrity
Rabat  -  

Jordanian Foreign Affairs Minister, Ayman Safadi, reaffirmed on Thursday in Rabat his country's historic and steadfast position in support of Morocco’s territorial integrity.

Polisario’s Provocations East of Defense System, "Desperate Attempt" Doomed to Fail against Morocco’s Achievements: Official
Rabat  -  

The provocations of Polisario’s separatists in the East of the defense system in the Moroccan Sahara are a "desperate attempt that is doomed to fail like those that preceded it", said Thursday in Rabat, Minister delegate for relations with parliament and civil society, government spokesperson Mustapha El Khalfi.

Train Derailment Near Rabat: Investigation Underway to Determine Actual Causes & Establish Responsibilities (Govt. Chief)
Rabat  -  

In accordance with High royal instructions, a judicial inquiry is under way to determine the real causes of the tragic derailment of a train on Tuesday in Bouknadel (near Rabat), and to establish responsibilities, said, Thursday in Rabat, head of government, Saâd Eddine El Othmani.

EU Reiterates its Call for Registration of Tindouf Camps Population
New York  -  

The European Union (EU) reiterated on Wednesday before the 4th Committee of the UN General Assembly its call for the registration by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) of the population in the Tindouf camps, in Algerian territory, as repeatedly requested by the Security Council.

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2019 AFCON Qualifiers: Morocco Draw Against Comoros (2-2)
Mitsamiouli  -  

The Moroccan football team drew 2-2 against their Comorian counterpart, Tuesday at the Saïd Mohamed Cheikh International Stadium in Mitsamiouli (Comoros), in their fourth match of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.

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1st EU-Arab League Summit on Feb. 24-25, 2019, in Egypt
Brussels  -  

The first European Union-Arab League Summit will be held on February 24-25, 2019, in Egypt, EU officials said Thursday.

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Train Derailment: Judicial Inquiry Opened to Shed Light on Causes and Circumstances of Accident (Public Prosecutor)
Rabat  -  

The Public Prosecutor at the Rabat Appeal Court has announced the opening of a judicial inquiry to shed light on the causes and circumstances of the derailment of a train between Rabat and Kenitra, which took place Tuesday morning.

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Head of Gvt, Jordanian FM discuss the means to promote trade between the two countries
Rabat  -  

Head of Government, Saad Eddine El Othmani, held talks here on Thursday with Jordanian Foreign Minister, Ayman Safadi, which focused on the means to promote trade between the two countries.

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61st Congress of the International Association of Judges Kicks off in Marrakech
Marrakech  -  

The 61st Congress of the International Association of Judges (IAJ) opened on Monday in Marrakech, with the participation of judges and senior judicial officials from 87 countries.

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17th Marrakech International Film Festival Honors two Outstanding Women: Robin Wright & Agnès Varda (Communiqué)
Rabat  -  

During its 17th edition, which will take place from November 30 to December 8, the Marrakech International Film Festival will pay tribute to two outstanding women: American actress Robin Wright and French director Agnès Varda.

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Royal Navy Helps Boat Adrift Carrying 54 Sub-Saharan Would-be Illegal Immigrants off the Coast of Saidia
Rabat  -  

A Royal Navy coast guard assisted on Thursday off the coast of the eastern city of Saidia a boat in trouble that was carrying 54 Sub-Saharan would-be illegal immigrants, a military source said.

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