Republic of Guatemala Opens Consulate General in Dakhla

The inauguration ceremony was presided over by Guatemalan Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mario Adolfo Búcaro Flores, and wali of the Dakhla-Oued Eddahab region, governor of the province of Oued Eddahab, Lamine Benomar, in the presence of many elected officials and consuls accredited to Dakhla.   It is the first consulate of a Latin American country in the southern provinces.   […]

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Rabat: Archives of Morocco, Türkiye Sign Cooperation Agreement

Signed by director of the Archives of Morocco, Jamaâ Baida, and head of the National Archives of Türkiye, Uğur Ünal, in the presence of ambassador of the Republic of Türkiye to Morocco, Ömer Faruk Doğan, and secretary general of the Ministry of Youth, Culture and Communication, Department of Culture, Abdelilah Afifi, this agreement aims to strengthen bilateral cooperation, to frame […]

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Survey Finds 63% of Moroccans Will Watch 2022 World Cup

In detail, men will watch the World Cup more (76%). At the level of age categories, there are no significant differences, according to the survey.   The authors of the survey also believe that this edition greatly arouses the interest of Moroccans, especially since the national team is a stakeholder in this World Cup. An element that has probably had […]

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Rabat Hosts 5th Morocco-India Political Consultations

These consultations were co-chaired on the Moroccan side by Abdelkader El Ansari, Ambassador, Director of Asian Affairs and Oceania, and on the Indian side by Ausaf Sayeed, Secretary General at the Indian Ministry of External Affairs, who was accompanied by Indian Ambassador in Rabat.   During these consultations, which also took place in the presence of Director of Consular and […]

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Combating violence against women: what Europe needs to do

Since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic, 45% of women worldwide have reported that they or a woman they know has experienced a form of violence, a 2021 UN Women report found. Around 70% said they thought that verbal or physical abuse by a partner has become more common, and 60% felt that sexual harassment in public spaces has worsened. […]

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Adopting 5 Middle East Texts, General Assembly Calls for Credible Talks on Final Status Issues, Israel to Cease Actions Aimed at Altering Occupied Palestinian Territory

The General Assembly adopted five resolutions today, four by recorded vote, on the questions of Palestine and the Middle East, including a text that called on Israel to cease all actions contrary to international law that are aimed at altering the demographic composition, character and status of the Occupied Palestinian Territory.   Through the terms of the resolution titled “Peaceful […]

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Nigerian Minister Commands HM the King’s Impetus for Africa’s Free Zones Operators

In a statement to the press on the occasion of the organization in Abuja of the 5th Symposium of the African Union on Special Economic Zones and Green Industrialization and the 7th edition of the annual meeting of the African Economic Zones Organization (AEZO), Okon Umana also wished to congratulate the initiators of this event, namely the Kingdom of Morocco […]

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Tunisian, Libyan PMs meet to discuss bilateral ties

TUNIS, Tunisian Prime Minister Najla Bouden Romdhane met here on Wednesday with her Libyan counterpart Abdul-Hamed Dbeibah to discuss ways to strengthen bilateral ties, according to a statement released by the Tunisian government.   During the meeting, Bouden Romdhane reiterated Tunisia’s firm support for the Libyan people to find a sustainable settlement in the war-torn country in order to restore […]

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Opening of Guatemala’s Consulate in Dakhla Likely to Strengthen Country’s Relations with Morocco – FM

“The opening by the Republic of Guatemala of a Consulate General in Dakhla is a symbol of our friendship,” said Búcaro Flores in a statement to the press after the opening ceremony of this consulate, the first of a Latin American country in the southern provinces.   “This consulate provides an opportunity to further strengthen relations between Guatemala and Morocco, […]

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Peru, Ecuador declare animal health emergency after bird flu outbreaks

The governments of Peru and Ecuador on Wednesday declared three-month health emergencies because of outbreaks of bird flu, after a wave of cases led to tens of millions of poultry being slaughtered in Europe and the United States.   Peru reported its first severe outbreak of the highly pathogenic type A H5 virus earlier in November, shortly after Mexico said […]

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China reports 36,061 new COVID cases

China reported 36,061 new COVID-19 infections for Wednesday, of which 4,150 were symptomatic and 31,911 asymptomatic, the National Health Commission (NHC) said.   That compares with 37,828 new cases for Tuesday, when 4,288 were symptomatic and 33,540 asymptomatic, which China counts separately.   Excluding imported infections, China reported 35,800 new cases for Wednesday, of which 4,080 were symptomatic and 31,720 […]

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Heaviest Ukraine fighting rages in east

Russian forces tried to advance in eastern Ukraine and trained tank, mortar and artillery fire on Kherson in the south, the Ukrainian military said.   In Washington, a $1.2 billion contract for six National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile Systems (NASAMS) for Ukraine was awarded to Raytheon, the Pentagon said.   Ukraine Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said on Wednesday his country needed […]

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