THE 51 PERCENT
Changing of the guardIn this edition, as more and more women enter the armed forces around the world, a number are finding the battle is much closer to home as they confront sexual violence and discrim...
From Morocco to MelillaAfrican Union and Somali officials remain tight-lipped for now over the death toll caused by a bombing and gun attack claimed by al shabaab militants. A hotel housing peacekeeping...
Hundreds of immigrants storm Spanish enclave on Moroccan coastHundreds of would-be immigrants tried to force their way into Spain’s North African enclave of Melilla during the early hours of Tuesday, the Moroccan government said, in what was...
Congolese warlord convicted by ICCThe ICC finds Congolese warlord Germain Katanga guilty of involvement in a brutal attack on a village, but the decision to acquit him of using child soldiers doesn't sit well...
Video: Fight for women’s rights continues in MoroccoIn 2004, Morocco’s women took to the streets to demand greater recognition of their rights under the country’s law.
MOROCCO – AFRICA
Moroccan king plays up business, religious ties on African tourMoroccan King Mohammed VI is due to arrive in Gabon late on Wednesday for the last leg of a long visit to West and Central Africa marked by dozens of trade agreements.
French president Hollande visits Central African Republic capitalStemming the tide of inter-religious bloodshed: with more French troops moving into the Central African Republic, the French president pays a visit this Friday. And here in Paris,...
France pledges support in Nigeria's Boko Haram battleAs Nigeria marks the centenary of its unification, dozens are killed in three coordinated attacks in Adamawa state. France's president pledges support in battling Boko Haram i...
MOROCCO – MALI
Video: Moroccan king embarks on African charm offensiveMorocco's King Mohammed VI concluded a five-day state visit to Mali on Sunday during which he signed diplomatic and economic agreements aimed at bolstering Rabat’s influence i...
Rwandan ex-spy chief's body found in JohannesburgA Rwandan former spy chief's body is found in a Johannesburg hotel. The opposition is convinced Kigali has a part in Patrick Karegaya's murder. The Rwandan government has...
Bayern beat Raja Casablanca 2-0 to take Club World CupEurope’s reigning champions Bayern Munich won the 10th edition of the Club World Cup football tournament after defeating their Moroccan hosts, Raja Casablanca, 2-0, in Marrakech on...
Raja Casablanca upsets Brazilians to reach Club World Cup finalRaja Casablanca continued its unlikely run through the Club World Cup when it upset Atletico Mineiro from Brazil, 3-1, in Marrakech on Wednesday night.