'Torture' Lawsuits Filed Against Moroccan Govt

Updated: Tue 25 Feb, 02:31 pm

A Paris-based NGO has filed civil lawsuits against Morocco's intelligence chief, Abdellatif Hammouchi, for his "complicity in the torture" of a pro-independence Sahrawi activist. read more »

U.S. Oil Firm Creates Tension Over Western Sahara

Updated: Wed 12 Mar, 06:26 am

Advocacy groups have raised concerns about plans for oil exploration by a U.S. energy firm in Western Sahara, as U.S. and Moroccan executives meet to strengthen private sector ties. read more »

Morocco, South Africa to Host Afcon 2015, 2017

Updated: Mon 31 Jan, 08:41 am 2011

The Confederation of African Football announced that Morocco will host the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations tournament, and South Africa the 2017 tournament. read more »