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Morocco police beat Sahrawi protesters as British MPs visit: NGO (ahram)

Plainclothes Moroccan police violently broke up a peaceful pro-independence protest in the Western Sahara city of Laayoune after a visit by a British MP, a prominent Moroccan rights group said Monday.
About 100 activists, including women, gathered on Saturday evening in the neighbourhood of Maatallah, despite police efforts to block the protest, according to Hamoud Iguilid from the Moroccan Association of Human Rights (AMDH).

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http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/2/8/94483/World/Region/Morocco-police-beat-Sahrawi-protesters-as-British-.aspx


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