Monday , February 19 2018

Rif Protests: Human Rights Watch Urges Morocco To Release ‘Peaceful’ Demonstrators

 

January 18, 2018

Demonstrations in Morocco’s Rif region, the most sustained street protests the country has seen since the Arab uprisings of 2011, showed the limits to Morocco’s tolerance of free speech and the right of peaceful assembly, Human Rights Watch said today in releasing its World Report 2018. Morocco should release all imprisoned peaceful protesters and abolish penal code provisions that allow the government to jail people for expressing their views.

Check Also

Ferhat

Ferhat Mehenni to Hold Conference and Book Signing in New York

New York, February 9, 2018 Mass Ferhat Mehenni president of the Provisional Government of Kabylia …