Morocco earthquake affected 2.8 million people, says minister
More than 2,900 people have died, most of them in hard-to-reach mountainous areas.
Isolated Morocco earthquake survivors feel forgotten by state as they await help
While orderly camps of large, government-issued tents and military field hospitals have sprung up in some of the larger towns, parts of the rugged region are still surviving on donations left on roadsides by citizens.
Morocco earthquake toll passes 2,800 as rescuers search for survivors
It is the North African country's deadliest earthquake since 1960, when a tremor was estimated to have killed at least 12,000 people, and the most powerful since at least 1900.
France says controversy over Morocco aid misplaced
Paris and Rabat have had a difficult relationship in recent years notably over the issue of Western Sahara, which Morocco wants France to recognise as Moroccan.
Morocco survivors seek aid as earthquake toll passes 2,100
Relief workers face the challenge of reaching the worst-affected villages in the High Atlas, a rugged mountain range where settlements are often remote and where many houses crumbled.
Morocco earthquake damages historic mountain mosque
The mosque was built where the Almohad dynasty established its first capital in the Atlas valley before going on to seize Marrakech, proclaim its leader Caliph, and march on across the region propelled by religious zeal.
More than 2,000 killed in Morocco earthquake
It is the country's deadliest quake in more than six decades.
Powerful earthquake in Morocco kills more than 800
Most deaths are said to be in mountain areas that are hard to reach.
Morocco to ban travellers from China over Covid spread
The ban will take effect on Jan 3 and last until further notice.
Migrant paraglides over border fence into Spain
The heavily guarded border is one of only two borders between the European Union and an African country, the other being Ceuta, also a Spanish enclave.
Morocco ‘breathing again’ as tourists back after Covid shutdown
Tourism – which accounts for some 7% of Morocco's economy and creates hundreds of thousands of formal and informal jobs – was battered by Morocco's tight restrictions during the pandemic.
‘Nightmare’ of underage marriage for Moroccan girls
Morocco's 2004 family code puts the legal age of marriage at 18, but it includes a clause allowing judges to give families special dispensation to marry off children under that age.