Morocco

Ivanka Trump told the AP that the kingdom of Morocco is a valued U.S. ally that has “taken strides” under King Mohammed VI to promote gender equality.
The "Luther" actor tied the knot with the former Miss Vancouver during a three-day celebration.
Reforms made 15 years ago were supposed to improve the lives of women. But activists say the text is full of loopholes and contradictions.
Nineteen other men have been arrested in the deaths of Louisa Vesterager Jespersen, 24, and Maren Ueland, 28.
A plane carrying the bodies of Norwegian Maren Ueland, 28, and Louisa Vesterager Jespersen, 24, took off Friday from Casablanca for Denmark.
Plus: What's keeping women around the world up at night.
As global health organizations call for a worldwide ban of the practice, a Moroccan sociologist explains why it persists in her country — and how to stop it.
FIFA, and the world, should be rooting for underdog Morocco in this week's vote.