MOROCCO

Fish vendor's death sparks anti-police protests in Morocco

They came in their thousands to take a stand against police brutality in major cities across Morocco. Protesters shouted "hogra" or "injustice" in solidarity expressing anger at the death of a fishmonger in the northern town of Al-Hoceima.Mohsin Fikri was crushed to death inside a garbage truck as he tried to retrieve his fish which had been confiscated by the police.