Moroccans have begun voting in a general election brought forward after the Arab Spring. Under new constitutional reforms, King Mohammed has given up
A man found guilty of killing 17 people, including eight from France, has been sentenced to death by a Moroccan judge.
Adel Othmani was convicted
It is the first of its kind in Africa and the Arab world.
Work has begun on a new high-speed train network in Morocco.
At a cost of three billion
Education plays a key role in connecting cultures and fostering tolerance. Our first report takes us to Morocco where a non-profit organisation aims
Morocco has declared three days of national mourning after one of the country’s worst air disasters.
Seventy-eight passengers and crew were killed
It is now known that 80 people on board a Moroccan military transporter died when it crashed into a mountain.
The aircraft came down in bad weather
From Thailand to Cuba, Brazil to Morocco, sex-tourism is lucrative. Websites hawk erotic escapes while authorities in impoverished lands are tempted
Despite a referendum confirming changes to the constitution, protesters in Morocco do not think the changes will go far enough. The February 20
The constitutional changes proposed by King Mohammed of Morocco have been backed by an overwhelming majority in Friday’s referendum, according to the
Initial polling results show Moroccans overwhelming support constitutional changes proposed by their king. The amendments would lead to greater
King Mohammed VI of Morocco’s revolutionary constitution has passed its first test, turnout of 60 percent validating the outcome.
The count is
The people of Morocco will soon make their feelings clear at the ballot box.
Trying to get an impression of the elite opinion, Euronews has spoken
As voting continues in the Moroccan referendum on constitutional reform the worries are that the turnout will not be high enough to make the result
Over 13 million Moroccans are expected to go to the polls today to vote on a new draft constitution laid out by King Mohammed VI.
The King will
As Morocco entered the final day of campaigning for a referendum on the constitutional monarchy, thousands of supporters took to the streets in major
Today Moroccans have a chance to change their history in a referendum on a new constitution. In it King Mohammed VI relinquishes absolute power
Hundreds of thousand of people flocked to the southern coastal town of Essaouira in Morocco for this year’s Gnaoua festival – a true laboratory of
Tens of thousands of people marched in Morocco on Sunday both for and against a proposed new constitution.
Pro-reform activists want greater
The Moroccan city of Essaouira is once again welcoming musicians from around the world for the Gnaoua Music Festival.
A musical-melting pot, the
Morocco’s Gnaoua Festival kicked off with a parade of musicians in the centre of Essaouira. The city in the west of the country plays host to the
Demonstrations have been called in Morocco today to protest against the political reforms announced by King Mohammed VI.
In Morocco a spontaneous outpouring of celebrations spread throughout the country after King Mohammed VI promised a new democratic
Morocco’s King Mohammed VI spent an historic Friday signing a new draft constitution he is putting to popular approval in referendum.
While he will
The King of Morocco has spoken to the nation to announce sweeping changes to the constitution and governance. They go a long way towards
Mohammed VI was crowned king of Morocco on 23 July 1999 after the death of his father, Hassan II.
Hassan ruled his country with an iron fist
The King of Morocco is due to announce proposals for constitutional reform tonight in response to nationwide demonstrations.
Mohammed VI is to make