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In Morocco, a case of revenge porn has revived the debate around article 490, which criminalises sexual relations outside marriage. A few months ... before the legislative elections, the Moroccan Outlaws movement is calling on political parties to repeal it.
The Algerian and Moroccan militaries rank second and fifth in Africa, respectively, and shell out dizzying sums to acquire the latest equipment. ... Rabat turns to US and French suppliers, while Algiers sticks with Russian-made military goods.
John Numbi is close to former president Joseph Kabila. Should he be worried by new revelations in the Chebeya-Bazana case? Is it just co-incidence ... that 1,800 soldiers have been deployed to Katanga, where he lives? A portrait of a general as influential as he is feared.
Hostilities between Morocco and Algeria have taken on a new dimension in recent months, especially over the Western Sahara question. Could the ... situation descend into a full-blown conflict? The Africa Report takes an in-depth look at the forces involved.