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2011-08-05 15:09:00

Praise for Morocco's commitment to human rights, increased freedom and equality, and participatory democracy WASHINGTON, Aug. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Members of Congress voiced congratulations and strong support for Morocco's new Constitution, which strengthens and advances the country's commitment to human rights, freedom and equality, participatory democracy and governance. In her congratulatory message marking Morocco's July 30th...

2011-06-29 15:51:00

Ahmed Herzenni discusses Morocco's upcoming national referendum with top US government officials, experts, and media WASHINGTON, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ahmed Herzenni, who served as President of the Moroccan Advisory Council on Human Rights from 2007 through 2010, former political prisoner under the Hassan II regime, and one of the architects of Morocco's historic constitutional reforms, was in Washington this week to meet with officials, academics, media, and...

2011-06-16 16:54:00

NEW YORK, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the turmoil raging in other countries in the region, the Kingdom of Morocco is on the threshold of an historic, peaceful transition to constitutional reform and democratization. Five million Moroccans live outside their homeland and a group of young Moroccan professionals in the U.S., the U.K., and across continental Europe are making history of their own by launching Morocco Tomorrow, a voice for the next generation of young Moroccan leaders...

2010-04-16 15:23:00

WASHINGTON, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leading up to next week's 40th anniversary of Earth Day, the following are ten good reasons to keep Morocco in mind -- and visit online or in person -- to mark Global Earth Day. 1) Welcome to Morocco's capital, RABAT, one of six world cities selected by Earth Day as host for major events in celebration of the 40th anniversary of Global Earth Day -- along with Tokyo, Kolkata, Buenos Aires, Washington, DC, and New York City. 2) Solar energy...

2005-12-22 18:43:47

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President George W. Bush signed an order on Thursday to bring a free trade agreement with Morocco into force on January 1, the White House said. "Morocco is a close friend and ally of the United States, and this (free trade agreement) sends a powerful signal that the United States is firmly committed to supporting tolerant and open Muslim societies," the White House said. Under terms of the pact, completed in March 2004, the United States and Morocco...

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