Category Archives: General

Moroccans Stranded Abroad: Repatriation of New Group from France

Paris – Some 150 Moroccans stranded in France following the closure of air, land and sea borders due to the pandemic of the new Coronavirus, were repatriated on Wednesday from Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris to Marrakesh.   This humanitarian operation, ensured by a Royal Air Maroc (RAM) flight, follows a series of repatriations

Moroccans Stranded Abroad: Group of 304 People Coming From Turkey Arrives in Marrakech

Marrakech – The repatriation operation of Moroccans stranded abroad amid the coronavirus pandemic continued Tuesday with the arrival at Marrakech-Menara International Airport of a new group of 304 people from Turkey.   Two Royal Air Maroc (RAM) planes coming from Istanbul, each carrying 151 and 153 passengers, landed at the Marrakech Airport. These new arrivals

Embezzlement of European Humanitarian Aid: New Evidence Emerges against Algeria and Polisario

Brussels – Despite the European Commission’s promises to end the diversion of humanitarian aid sent to the Tindouf camps in Algeria, new evidence has emerged to confirm that this large-scale mismanagement continues even in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic.   This evidence was exposed by the European information website “EUToday” on the basis of

MEP Slams Brussels’ Inaction on Embezzlement by Polisario and Algeria of Humanitarian Aid

Brussels – Too much is too much! This is the cry of despair of MEP Nicolas Bay in the face of Brussels’s inaction in the face of the continued embezzlement of European humanitarian aid by the Polisario and Algeria.   “Why does Brussels refuse to investigate these acts despite the accumulating evidence? Why does the

Moroccan Abdelmounaïm Bah New SG of CAF

Cairo – Moroccan Abdelmounaïm Bah has been appointed new secretary general of the Confederation of African Football (CAF), the body announced on Tuesday.   Convened by videoconference, the CAF executive committee approved the appointment of Bah to replace his compatriot Mouad Hajji, who resigned from this position last March. Abdelmounaïm Bah was previously in charge

Royal Initiative towards African Countries Allows Morocco to Set Itself as Regional Leader (Director of Emergencies at Mexico’s National Health Institute)

Mexico City – HM King Mohammed VI’s initiative to send medical aid to African countries to support their efforts in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic will allow Morocco to set itself as a regional leader and a major intercontinental interlocutor for African countries with Europe and the rest of the world, said the director

EU Lifts Travel Restrictions for Several Countries, Including Morocco

Brussels – The European Union on Tuesday published a list of countries, including Morocco, whose residents can travel to the bloc starting on July 1.   The EU lifted the coronavirus-related travel restrictions for residents of several countries, including Canada, Georgia, Japan, Tunisia, Uruguay and China (subject to confirmation of reciprocity). The ‘safe list’ will