Topic: King Mohammed VI
Morocco's King Mohammed VI says Moroccans will vote on proposed constitutional changes in a national referendum. The country's reform movement wants to lessen the monarchy's power.
04/06/2011 01:19 pm
In a rare speech, King Mohammed VI outlined reforms that include a more independent judiciary, a move to direct local elections, and greater human rights.
03/10/2011 04:23 pm
Despite complaints from anti-gay religious conservatives, Morocco music festival will feature Elton John
Legendary rocker Elton John will appear at an upcoming music festival in Morocco, despite the protests of some anti-gay religious conservatives.
05/18/2010 06:54 pm
Human rights activist Aminatou Haidar, dubbed 'Gandhi' for her efforts to win Western Sahara's independence, launched a hunger strike after Morocco deported her this weekend.
11/17/2009 12:00 am
The survey found that 91 percent of Moroccans approve of the king, but the government seized the magazine that published it, saying the monarchy "can't be an object of debate."
08/05/2009 01:00 am
Israel seeks US help on Gaza weapons smuggling, while Arab nations remain divided over a truce.
01/16/2009 12:00 am