Latest Human rights in Morocco Stories
By Tom Pfeiffer RABAT (Reuters) - Abdennaceur Bnouhachem's work as a left-wing student activist came to an abrupt end on April 13, 1976 when plainclothed security officers cornered him in the street and bundled him into an unmarked van.
By Lamine Ghanmi RABAT (Reuters) - Morocco's King Mohammed, under pressure from human rights groups to apologize for more than four decades of past repression by the state, offered on Friday his sympathy for the victims.
RABAT (Reuters) - An official Moroccan human rights group on Saturday unveiled the mass graves of 50 political prisoners who died at secret detention centres in the 1970s.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).