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Seven killed, almost 80 injured in Morocco train derailment

World Oct 17, 2018

Seven killed, almost 80 injured in Morocco train derailment

At least seven people died and nearly 80 were injured after a shuttle train linking the Moroccan capital to a town farther north on the Atlantic coast derailed Tuesday, authorities at the accident site said. The train derailed about halfway between Rabat and the town ...

11 migrants found drowned off Morocco; 32 reported rescued

World Oct 3, 2018

11 migrants found drowned off Morocco; 32 reported rescued

The bodies of 11 migrants were recovered and another 32 people were rescued in the sea north of Morocco, authorities in the North African country said on Tuesday. A boat carrying migrants ran into trouble on Monday off the coast of Nador, in the northeast ...

Iran defeats Morocco on own goal in stoppage time

Soccer / World Cup 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 ...