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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

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Articles About Morocco

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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. (6:05 pm)

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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

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Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon July 4, 2014

By Comsec

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Before and After: A Woman's Photoshop Project Showcases Beauty Standards of 25 Different Countries

By IBTimes AU

"Beauty is in the eye of the beholder." This adage holds some truth to the "Before and After" Photoshop project conducted by the journalist, blogger and freelancing reporter for KCUR Esther Honig. (Jun 27)

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True Blood Season 7 [Final Season] Episode 2 Spoilers/Preview: Eric Set to Appear in I Found You [VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

“Big Brother UK” Season 15 (2014) is only two weeks old and it is already being accused of being fixed. Angry fans are not too happy with the verdict of granting housemate Helen Wood a pass to the finals of the show leading fans to believe that the season may just be a hoax. (Jun 18)

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By IBTimes AU

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