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Morocco

Morocco, officially the Kingdom of Morocco, is a country located in North Africa. It has a population of nearly 32 million and an area of 710.850 km², including the disputed Western Sahara which is mainly under Moroccan administration. Morocco has a coast on the Atlantic Ocean that reaches past the Strait of Gibraltar into the Mediterranean Sea. It is bordered by Spain to the north (a water border through the Strait and land borders with three small Spanish exclaves, Ceuta, Melilla, and Peñón de Vélez de la Gomera), Algeria to the east, and Mauritania to the south. Read More

Headlines Around the Web

Cairn nears start of Atlantic drilling

Oct 17 - Financial Times

Small-cap week, September 21

Sep 21, 2013 - Financial Times

Video games help Vivendi lift income target

Nov 14, 2012 - Financial Times

Cairn warms to Morocco

Aug 29, 2012 - Independent

Acquisitions boost Hikma revenues

Aug 16, 2012 - Financial Times

Danone to take control of Centrale Laitière

Jun 28, 2012 - Financial Times

Hikma keeps faith with Middle East market

Oct 05, 2011 - Financial Times

Articles About Morocco

How George Clooney's Brilliant Lawyer-Scholar Wife Turned A Movie Star's Head Is Not Clear

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

Amal Alamuddin, lawyer and scholar, won over Hollywood's most eligible bachelor. (11:17 am)

MORE TOPICS: HUMAN RIGHTS, COURT, UNITED NATIONS, NEW YORK, UKRAINE, HOLLYWOOD

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at an event on human rights
John Kerry Co-Chairs Global Counterterrorism Forum – Outlines More Tactics To Combat ISIL

By IBTimes AU

Secretary of State John Kerry spoke at the Global Counterterrorism Forum as the U.S and its allies begin airstrikes on ISIL. (Sep 24)

MORE TOPICS: ALGERIA

Cast Member Jason Momoa Arrives At The Film Premiere Of 'Conan The Barbarian.'
‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice’: Latest Jason Momoa 'Aquaman' Photo Hints Confirmation For His Role

By IBTimes AU

The actor may have indirectly confirmed his involvement in the movie while posing for the camera holding a trident. (Sep 16)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

The second tower of the World Trade Center explodes into flames after being hit by a airplane, New York September 11, 2001 with the Brooklyn bridge in the foreground.
11 Aeroplanes Missing in Libya, Feared Could be Used to Stage Similar Terror 9/11 Attacks – Intelligence

By IBTimes AU

Intelligence authorities from the United States have warned the global community the aeroplanes now reported missing since August when Islamic militants overtook Libya's international airport in Tripoli could be used to stage 9/11-style terrorist attacks in the region. (Sep 03)

MORE TOPICS: AL JAZEERA, AL-QAEDA, PORTUGAL, LIBYA, ALGERIA, TUNISIA

Handout shows U.S. journalist James Foley speaking at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications in Evanston, Illinois
James Foley Is A Spy – Jihadi Recruiter Reveals

By IBTimes AU

The Islamic State’s top jihadi recruiter in Italy claims that James Foley is a spy. (Sep 01)

Film Producer Jon Peters Poses With A Batman, Left, And Superman, Right, Costume.
‘Batman V Superman’: Morocco Filming Set Up For Aquaman—Report

By IBTimes AU

The aquatic superhero is said to make an appearance in the movie following reports that production headed to the desert. (Aug 28)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, ARCHITECTURE

AS Roma defender Medhi Benatia (17) heads the ball away from Real Madrid midfielder Alvaro Medran during the game at Cotton Bowl Stadium.
Transfer News: Bayern Munich to Join Man Utd in Race for Mehdi Benatia's Signature, Hints Club Legend

By IBTimes AU

Bayern Munich legend Karl-Heinz Rummenigge hinted that the Bavarian outfit will be joining Manchester United in the race to secure the signature of AS Roma defender Mehdi Benatia. (Aug 20)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, MANCHESTER UNITED

Actor Tom Cruise Poses On The Red Carpet During The Brazil Premiere Of The Movie 'Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol'
‘Mission Impossible’ 5 Casting News: Computer Hacker Luther Stickell To Return

By IBTimes AU

"Mission Impossible" 5 is a popular upcoming movie about a spy working for an organisation called IMF. (Aug 19)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, RUSSIA, INDIA, GOLDEN GLOBE

Corinna Schumacher Named Ambassador for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Normandy

By IBTimes AU

Corinna is named ambassador for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. (Aug 15)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, THAILAND, TUNISIA, RORY MCILROY

Singer Cheryl Cole blows a kiss as she poses on the red carpet for the screening of the film "Foxcatcher" in competition at the 67th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes
Cheryl Cole Gets Married Secretly: Top 10 Interesting Facts about Cheryl's New Husband Jean-Bernard 'JB' Fernandez-Versini

By IBTimes AU

Cheryl Cole is now Cheryl Fernandez Versini after she secretly married her new French boyfriend Jean-Bernard 'JB' Fernandez-Versini in a private ceremony in Cottons House resort in the islands of Mustique. (Jul 15)

MORE TOPICS: THE NEW YORK TIMES, NEW YORK