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Amazigh Supreme Council of Libya Responds: “the Fatwa against Ibadhi Muslims is a direct incitement to ethnic and cultural genocide”

Amazigh Supreme Council

The Amazigh Supreme Council (ASC) of Libya responds strongly to the issued Fatwa by the High Commission of Fatwas affiliated with the so called Interim Government resides in the eastern of Libya. By Inas Miloud  July 18, 2017  The Fatwa came lately in the beginning of July to forbid the practice of Ibadhi branch of Islam and to refer to …

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New Film: Letter of Solidarity from Imider to the Rif

Imider

“Timnadine” is a form of poetry unique to Asamr (the Southeast of Morocco). By blending the art of Timnadine with the art of cinema, the aim of Movement on Road ’96 in Imider, the producer is to refresh Morocco’s indigenous Amazigh culture and to revive the legacy of the ancient poets who traveled from village to village, using Timnadine to …

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Open Letter Regarding the Human Rights Situation in Rif

Rif

Monday June 12, 2017 Re: Gravely concerned over the continuous repression in the Rif region in northern Morocco. Your Excellencies, We, the undersigned international, regional, and non-governmental organizations (NGOs), write to share our serious concerns about the deteriorating human rights situation in Rif, a region of Morocco located in the North part of the country lived by an Amazigh-Berber- population, known …

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BREAKING: Nasser Zafzafi Has Been Arrested

Nasser Zafzafi

Rabat 5-29-2017 | Nasser Zafzafi, the leader of Rif protests has reportedly been arrested this morning in one of his family member’s house in Al Hoceima city after being accused of breaking the freedom of worship inside the Mohammed V mosque in Al Hoceima. the Morocco’s Ministry of Interior said.

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Djaballah: «The Amazigh Flag is a threat to national unity in Algeria»

Djaballah

In a TV interview with the Qatari media network Al Jazeera, the leader of the Front for Justice and Development (FJD) Abdallah Djaballah, insisted that the Amazigh flag that the Kabyles people are constantly raising during the waves of protests is a grave danger to the national unity in Algeria, and that the Algerian state must intervene definitively to put an end to the …

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New York Forum of Amazigh Film

Amazigh Film

The New York Forum of Amazigh Film returns this year in its third edition. The festival will take place Thursday and Friday, May 4-5, 2017 at La Guardia Community College’s Little Theater in Long Island City in New York. The New York Forum of Amazigh Film this year is a two-day event to discover and discuss new aspects of Tamazight …

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Discover Yefren With The Libya Observer

Yefren

with several mountains divided by deep valleys and truly magical groves and little jungles and cliffs that give the city its unique edge in the western Nafusa Mountains, Yefren —about 3 hours south/south west of Tripoli— is a place full of hidden treasures waiting to be discovered which makes it one of the most beautiful places to visit in Libya. …

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International Women’s Day: Honoring Amazigh Women

Amazigh woman

International Women’s Day is an annual celebration of the respect, honor and appreciation towards women across the world. In recent years, the annual event has gained decent recognition, giving a chance to celebrate achievements in the women’s movement and to inspire further progress through both local and international action. On this occasion, the Amazigh World News team would like to take this opportunity …

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