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Morocco

Moroccan authorities demolish Holocaust memorial being built near Marrakech

Moroccan authorities demolished a Holocaust memorial that was being built by a German NGO near Marrakesh, allegedly without a permit.

Moroccan Jews gather for pilgrimage to newly-renovated Al-Jadida cemetery

Moroccan officials and Jewish community leaders celebrated the renovation of a Jewish cemetery in the coastal city of Al Jadida.

Moroccan Jewish leader welcomes king’s initiative to create Jewish museum

Serge Berdugo has welcomed the initiative of King Mohammed VI to create a museum of Jewish culture in the city of Fez.

Morocco to introduce Holocaust studies into country’s education system

King Mohammed VI of Morocco has ordered to ‎incorporate Holocaust studies into the country’s ‎‎education system.

Aharon Monsonego, chief rabbi of Morocco, passes away aged 90

The chief rabbi of Morocco Aharon Monsonego, has passed away in Jerusalem following an extended illness.

Moroccan party drops bill to revoke citizenship from emigrants to Israeli settlements

A Moroccan political party recently withdrew legislation that sought to strip citizens who moved to Jerusalem or Israeli settlements of their Moroccan citizenship.

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