Migrants who survived say the boat was carrying 41 people when it set off for the Canaries in a particularly dangerous route due to strong currents.
Frontiers of Spanish enclaves of Ceuta and Melilla in North Africa were closed in 2020 due to the Covid pandemic and were supposed to be opened but Madrid announced those borders will remain closed for 15 more days.
The Ottoman Empire had its famed huzur debates. Morocco has the ‘Aldurus Alhasania’.
Algeria warns it would terminate gas supplies to Spain if Madrid re-exported it to Morocco, a neighbour with which it is locked in a dispute over the Western Sahara region.
Algeria says return of its envoy to Spain depends on Madrid "clarifying" its stance on Western Sahara – a territory where Polisario fighters have waged a long-armed struggle for independence from Morocco.
Algeria condemns what it calls an attack by Morocco against a convoy of trucks in the border area between Mauritania and disputed Western Sahara, saying it will jeopardise UN attempts to ease regional tensions.
Polisario Front voices frustration over Madrid's U-turn on the conflict and support for autonomy to settle Morocco's decades-old conflict with the Polisario independence movement.
Morocco's King Mohammed VI hosts Spain's PM Pedro Sanchez in a landmark visit ending a year-long diplomatic crisis, with both sides agreeing to turn a new page in ties, says Rabat.
African continent's renewable energy projects could blunt harshest global heating effects, power its projected economic development, and lift millions out of poverty, UN report says.
This year marks the first time the tournament will be held in the Middle East and has been pushed to later in the year than is typical to avoid the region’s summer heat.
The agreement includes regulation, customs, services, government procurement and electronic trade and will come into effect when signed by the countries' economy ministers and ratified.
People feel the pinch of price hikes as the fasting month approaches.
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