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Tangier: Forever at a crossroads

Video by Christopher MOORE , Adel GASTEL , Karim HAKIKI

Text by FRANCE 24

Latest update : 2013-11-30

FRANCE 24 reporters spent five weeks on the road from Tunis to Tangier on "A Tour of the Maghreb". On their final stop, they met poet Rachida Madani and visited the coastal city of Tangier in northern Morocco.

In September and October, France 24 reporters Chris Moore, Karim Hakiki and Adel Gastel spent five weeks on the road from Tunis to Tangiers. Their Tour of the Maghreb offers a series of snapshots of the region through the eyes of its people.

On their final stop, they visited Tangier, the coastal Moroccan city where Europe meets Africa. Their tour guide was poet Rachida Madani, one of the city's prominent literary voices.

Date created : 2013-11-28

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