6 February 2013

Morocco: Tangier Islamists Protest Film Screening

Some 200 Islamists gathered at the Moroccan National Film Festival in Tangier on Tuesday (February 5th) to protest the screening of a documentary, AFP reported.

"Tinghir-Jerusalem, the echoes of the Mellah" by French-Moroccan Kamal Hachkar Kamal tells the story of the Jewish population of Tinghir, a small Berber village in southern Morocco.

Copyright © 2013 Magharebia. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.