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Gulf Arabs Back Morocco in Western Sahara Rift with U.N.

RIYADH, April 21 – Gulf Arab rulers back fellow monarchy Morocco in its row with the United Nations over the disputed region of Western Sahara, Saudi Arabia’s SPA news agency reported, one of the worst diplomatic crises over the territory since a 1991 ceasefire. Morocco expelled dozens of U.N. staff from the mission in Western

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Morocco Expels Eight Europeans Supporting Western Sahara Prisoners

By Aziz El Yaakoubi RABAT, April 7 – Moroccan authorities have expelled eight European activists they said were in the country to undermine public order by supporting prisoners from Western Sahara protests in 2010, the interior ministry said on Thursday. A Moroccan military court jailed 24 Western Saharan activists accused of killing members of the

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