Daily Archives: November 11, 2020

House of Representatives Examines Amendments, Votes in Committee for First Part of 2021 Appropriation Bill

Rabat – The finance and economic development committee in the House of Representatives began, on Wednesday, examining the amendments and voting on the first part of the 2021 Appropriation Bill.   On this occasion, chairman of the committee Abdellah Bouanou said that around 185 amendments were received from the various parliamentary groups, divided between the

Royal Navy Thwarts Drug Trafficking Operation – Military Source

Rabat – A Royal Navy Coast Guard on maritime patrol in the Mediterranean aborted a drug trafficking operation, early Wednesday, following the interception of a boat loaded with drugs off the coast of Jebha, according to a military source.   This operation led to the arrest of two Moroccan nationals and the seizure of 54

Alleged ‘Compulsory Vaccination Bill’ Circulating on Social Media is Fake (Reliable Source)

Rabat – The document which is circulating on social networks and instant messaging applications, and presented by its authors as a “bill relating to the obligation of vaccination and the re-vaccination against the new coronavirus-Covid-19” is fake, a reliable source told MAP on Wednesday.   What is circulating in this regard on social networks and

Alexandria Film Festival for Mediterranean Countries Pays Tribute to Moroccan Director Daoud Oulad Sayed

Alexandria (Egypt) – Moroccan film director and photographer Daoud Oulad Sayed was honored on Tuesday on the sidelines of the 36th edition of the Alexandria Film Festival for the Mediterranean Countries.   A seminar was organized on this occasion to shed light on Moroccan cinema and the rich artistic career of Daoud Oulad Sayed, with

President of Poland-Morocco Parliamentary Group Underlines the Kingdom’s Important Place in the Community of Nations

Warsaw – President of the Morocco-Poland parliamentary group at the Polish National Assembly, Tomasz KostuĊ›, has underlined the important place the Kingdom enjoys in the community of nations.   In a letter sent to the Moroccan Ambassador in Warsaw, Abderrahim Atmoun, on the occasion of the celebration of the 45th anniversary of the Green March,

U.S. Election Stakes and Relations between Washington and Rabat: Four Questions to CNPS Expert Uri Dadush

Washington – Despite the announcement of Joe Biden’s victory in the US presidential election, Donald Trump did not concede defeat and announced legal action. The transition is likely to be tense in a highly divided America.   In an interview with the Moroccan News Agency (MAP) in Washington, Uri Dadush, Senior Fellow at the Policy

Green March Speech: HM the King Highlights Geopolitical Issues of Moroccan Sahara – French Expert

Paris – In his speech on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of the Green March, HM King Mohammed VI “focused on the geopolitical issues” of the Moroccan Sahara, said French academic Christophe Boutin, Program Director of the Observatory of Geopolitical Studies (OEG) in Paris.   The first issue is security-related because the area “is