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Iran defeats Morocco on own goal in stoppage time

/ Jun 16, 2018

Iran defeats Morocco on own goal in stoppage time

A heartbreaking stoppage-time own goal from substitute Aziz Bouhaddouz gave Iran a dramatic 1-0 win over Morocco in their World Cup Group B opener on Friday, a result the Iranians celebrated with unbridled delight. In a group where Spain and Portugal are strong favorites to ...

Increase in Atlantic Bluefin tuna catches top ICCAT agenda

Nov 15, 2017

Increase in Atlantic Bluefin tuna catches top ICCAT agenda

Nations from around the Atlantic and Mediterranean are starting to assess how much more of the prized Bluefin tuna can be caught in the next years amid signs stocks of the iconic fish are continuing to recover. The 50-nation International Commission for the Conservation of ...

/ Oct 10, 2017

Morocco set to test French-backed 'fastest train in Africa'

Engineers in Morocco are preparing to test the Arab world's first high-speed railway this week with trains reaching 320 kph (200 mph), the country's rail office said Monday. One train reached 275 kph (170 mph) on Monday along a stretch of track between the northern ...