Hundreds of migrants stampede Moroccan border fence into Spanish city

Hundreds of migrants stampeded a six-metre border fence in Morocco on Friday and entered the independent Spanish city of Ceuta, Moroccan authorities said.

Morocco dismantles group with suspected links to Islamic State

Moroccan authorities said Friday they had dismantled a group linked to the Islamic State extremist militia on suspicion of planning terrorist attacks in the North African country.

10 killed in bus crash in southern Morocco

Ten people were killed and 22 others injured Saturday in a crash involving a truck and a bus near Agadir, authorities in the southern Moroccan city said.

Moroccan king reappoints outgoing Islamist premier after election win

Morocco's King Mohammed VI on Monday reappointed outgoing Prime Minister Abdelilah Benkirane and instructed him to form a new government after his moderate Islamist Justice and Development Party (PJD) came first in Friday's legislative elections.

Morocco's ruling Islamists win parliamentary election

Morocco's ruling Islamists took the lead in the country's parliamentary elections on Saturday in a win set to extend their stay in power.

Polls closed in Morocco's parliamentary vote

Polling stations closed in Morocco's parliamentary elections Friday, an official said, as the governing Islamist party hopes to repeat a landmark win from five years ago.

Morocco agrees on cooperation with Germany to speed up deportations

Morocco assured Germany on Monday that it will take back nationals who have been unsuccessful in applying to stay there, as interior ministers from the two countries met to discuss measures to streamline deportations.

Thousands protest in Morocco over education job cuts

Thousands of trainee teachers Sunday protested in the Moroccan capital Rabat against a government plan to cut education jobs.

Moroccan authorities arrest Belgian linked to Paris attacks

The Belgian man of Moroccan origin was arrested on Friday in the city of Mohammadia, 100 kilometres south of the capital, Rabat.