by Thomas W. Lippman It might be a mistake to jump to conclusions about the removal of Prince Bandar bin Sultan from his post as chief of Saudi Arabian intelligence. When it comes to senior jobs held by the royals, the Kingdom’s decision-making process is entirely opaque and there is no way to know at
Omar al Shishani, a Chechen who serves as a senior military commander for the Islamic State of Iraq and the Sham, verbally attacked the Al Nusrah Front for the People of the Levant, al Qaeda's branch in Syria, for killing a Moroccan military commander....
By Angus McDowall RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabian intelligence chief Prince Bandar bin Sultan, the architect of Riyadh's attempts to bring down Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has been removed from his post, state media reported on Tuesday. His depa...
[SPS]Copenhagen -The Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Network (EMHRN) has noted that since the Moroccan regime has, since 30 April 2013's Security Council resolution extending MINURSO's mandate, continued to violate human rights Western Sahara.
Sheila Carapico, University of Richmond, recently published Political Aid and Arab Activism: Democracy Promotion, Justice, and Representation (Cambridge University Press). Political Aid and Arab Activism “examines transnational programs in Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Yemen, Lebanon, Tunisia, Algeria, the exceptional cases of Palestine and Iraq, and the Arab region at large during two tumultuous decades. To understand […]
[MAP]Martil -HM King Mohammed VI chaired this Monday in Martil the signing ceremony of ten conventions on the development of aquaculture projects in the Atlantic Ocean (Bay of Dakhla) and in the Mediterranean, for a total cost of 1.3 billion DH.
[SPS]Algiers -Amnesty International has urged the United Nations Security Council to extend the mandate of the UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO) to include human rights monitoring.
[SPS]Birlehlu (Liberated Territories) April 14, 2014 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario Front Mohamed Abdelaziz sent Monday an "urgent" letter to the UN Secretary-General, Mr. Ban Ki-moon.
[Magharebia]Rabat -Morocco this month began a new effort to boost local security. The move comes in response to the emergence of a new trend: pictures of armed robberies and assaults posted online by criminals.
[SPS]Birlehlu (Liberated Territories) April 14, 2014 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario Front, Mohamed Abdelaziz, affirmed that bringing justice, peace and stability requires "firmness, strictness and clarity " from t...
MBABANE – The National team, Sihlangu will play in the second round of the Orange AFCON 2015 Qualifiers. This comes after the team was not part of the four that played in the first round being Mauritius, Mauritania, Eritrea and South Sudan. Sihlangu is amongst the 28 countries that will play in the preliminary round. […]