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Tazmamart
Tazmamart
Tazmamart
(Arabic: سجن تازمامرت‎) was a secret prison in south-eastern Morocco
Morocco
in the Atlas Mountains, holding political prisoners. The prison became a symbol of oppression in the political history of contemporary Morocco. It is located near the city of Er-Rich, between Errachida
Errachida
and Midelt. It was managed by commandant Feddoul and Hamidou Laanigri, both Royal Moroccan Gendarmerie officials.[1]Contents1 History 2 Human conditions 3 Post-Years of lead 4 Publications by former inmates 5 References 6 Further reading 7 External linksHistory[edit] Tazmamart
Tazmamart
Prison was built in 1972,[2] after the second failed coup d'etat against the late Hassan II of Morocco
Morocco
in August 1972, 58 army officers were sent to Kenitra
Kenitra
prison and later to Tazmamart
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Rich, Morocco
Er-Rich is a town in Midelt Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco. Formerly part of Errachidia Province, it became part of Midelt Province in 2009.[2] The town originally developed around a ksar on a river bank of Oued Ziz on the plains between the mountains, and was an important fortress in previous times. On Mondays the souk is particularly busy. References[edit]^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-03-03
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Kenitra
Kenitra
Kenitra
(Moroccan Arabic: قْنيطره‬, Qniṭra; Arabic: القنيطرة‎, al-Qonayṭéra, the little bridge) is a city in northern Morocco, formerly (1932–1956) known as Port
Port
Lyautey. It is a port on the Sbu river, has a population in 2014 of 431,282,[2] is one of the three main cities of the Rabat-Sale- Quneitra
Quneitra
region and the capital of Kenitra
Kenitra
Province. During the Cold War
Cold War
Kenitra's U.S. Naval Air Facility served as a stopping point in North Africa.Contents1 History1.1 Ancient history 1.2 Colonial and recent history 1.3 U.S
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The Economist
The Economist
Economist
is an English-language
English-language
weekly magazine-format newspaper owned by the Economist
Economist
Group and edited at offices in London.[2][6][7][8] Continuous publication began under its founder, James Wilson, in September 1843. In 2015 its average weekly circulation was a little over 1.5 million, about half of which were sold in the United States.[5][2]The publication belongs to the Economist
Economist
Group. It is 50% owned by the English branch of the Rothschild family
Rothschild family
and by the Agnelli family through its holding company Exor. The remaining 50% is held by private investors including the editors and staff.[9][10] The Rothschilds and the Agnellis are represented on the board of directors.[11] A board of trustees formally appoints the editor, who cannot be removed without its permission
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Special
Special
Special
or specials may refer to:Contents1 Music 2 Film and television 3 Other uses 4 See alsoMusic[edit] Special
Special
(album), a 1992
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International Standard Book Number
"ISBN" redirects here. For other uses, see ISBN (other).International Standard Book
Book
NumberA 13-digit ISBN, 978-3-16-148410-0, as represented by an EAN-13 bar codeAcronym ISBNIntroduced 1970; 48 years ago (1970)Managing organisation International ISBN AgencyNo. of digits 13 (formerly 10)Check digit Weighted sumExample 978-3-16-148410-0Website www.isbn-international.orgThe International Standard Book
Book
Number (ISBN) is a unique[a][b] numeric commercial book identifier. Publishers purchase ISBNs from an affiliate of the International ISBN Agency.[1] An ISBN is assigned to each edition and variation (except reprintings) of a book. For example, an e-book, a paperback and a hardcover edition of the same book would each have a different ISBN. The ISBN is 13 digits long if assigned on or after 1 January 2007, and 10 digits long if assigned before 2007
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Tahar Ben Jelloun
Tahar Ben Jelloun
Tahar Ben Jelloun
(Arabic: الطاهر بن جلون‎; born in Fes, French protectorate in Morocco, 1 December 1944) is a Moroccan writer. The entirety of his work is written in French, although his first language is Arabic. He became known for his 1985 novel L’Enfant de Sable (The Sand Child). Today he lives in Paris
Paris
and continues to write. He has been short-listed for the Nobel Prize in Literature.[1]Contents1 Early life and career 2 Writing career 3 Selected works 4 References and notes 5 External linksEarly life and career[edit] Tahar Ben Jelloun
Tahar Ben Jelloun
was born in Morocco
Morocco
in December 1944. As a child, he attended an Arabic-French bilingual elementary school
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Black Site
In military terminology, a black site is a location at which an unacknowledged black project is conducted. It can refer to the facilities that are controlled by the CIA
CIA
and used by the U.S. government in its War on Terror
War on Terror
to detain alleged unlawful enemy combatants.[3] U.S. President George W. Bush
George W

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Geographic Coordinate System
A geographic coordinate system is a coordinate system used in geography that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols.[n 1] The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represents a vertical position, and two or three of the numbers represent a horizontal position
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Tuberculosis
Tuberculosis
Tuberculosis
(TB) is an infectious disease usually caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Mycobacterium tuberculosis
(MTB).[1]
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Gilles Perrault
Gilles Perrault (born 9 March 1931, Paris) is a French writer and journalist. He attended the Collège Stanislas de Paris
Collège Stanislas de Paris
and then studied at the Institut d'études politiques, eventually becoming a lawyer, a profession he worked in for five years. After the success of his essay 'Les parachutistes' (1961), inspired by his military service in Algeria, he became a journalist and wrote articles about Nehru's India, the 1964 Summer Olympics
1964 Summer Olympics
in Tokyo and the problems of African Americans in the United States. He then investigated less well-known aspects of World War II. Since 1961, he has lived in Sainte-Marie-du-Mont, Manche, upon which he wrote the book Les gens d'ici ("People from here") Le Secret du jour J (1964) (Secrets of D-Day, 1974) won a prize from the Comité d'action de la Résistance and was an international bestseller. L'Orchestre rouge (1967) was even more successful
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Journalist
A journalist is a person who collects, writes, or distributes news or other current information to the public. A journalist's work is called journalism. A journalist can work with general issues or specialize in certain issues. However, most journalists tend to specialize, and by cooperating with other journalists, produce journals that span many topics.[1] For example, a sports journalist covers news within the world of sports, but this journalist may be a part of a newspaper that covers many different topics.Contents1 Roles 2 Journalistic freedom 3 Journalist
Journalist
& source relationship 4 Gallery 5 See also 6 References 7 External linksRoles[edit] A reporter is a type of journalist who researches, writes, and reports on information in order to present in sources, conduct interviews, engage in research, and make reports
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France
France
France
(French: [fʁɑ̃s]), officially the French Republic (French: République française [ʁepyblik fʁɑ̃sɛz]), is a country whose territory consists of metropolitan France
France
in western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.[XIII] The metropolitan area of France
France
extends from the Mediterranean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
to the English Channel
English Channel
and the North Sea, and from the Rhine
Rhine
to the Atlantic Ocean. The overseas territories include French Guiana
French Guiana
in South America and several islands in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans
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Makhzen
Makhzen
Makhzen
(Moroccan Arabic: لمخزن, Berber: Elmexzen / Eřmexzen) is the governing institution in Morocco
Morocco
and in pre-1957 Tunisia, centered on the king and consisting of royal notables, top-ranking military personnel, landowners, security service bosses, civil servants and other well-connected members of the establishment. The term "Makhzen" is also popularly used in Morocco
Morocco
as a word meaning "State" or "Government".Contents1 Etymology 2 Makhzen
Makhzen
in Morocco 3 References 4 See alsoEtymology[edit] The word makhzen (Arabic: مخزن‎) literally means "warehouse" in Maghrebi Arabic
Maghrebi Arabic
(from khazana "to store up"[1]), where the king's civil servants used to receive their wages; but this usage of the word became in Moroccan Arabic
Moroccan Arabic
synonymous with the elite
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Sahrawi People
30% of Mauritania
Mauritania
Population also 26,000 (Refugees)[6][7] [8]   Spain 3,000[9]–12,000[10]Languages Hassaniya Arabic
Hassaniya Arabic
(native
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CIA
The Central Intelligence Agency
Central Intelligence Agency
(CIA) is a civilian foreign intelligence service of the United States
United States
federal government, tasked with gathering, processing, and analyzing national security information from around the world, primarily through the use of human intelligence (HUMINT). As one of the principal members of the U.S. Intelligence Community (IC), the CIA reports to the Director of National Intelligence and is primarily focused on providing intelligence for the President and Cabinet. Unlike the Federal Bureau of Investigation
Federal Bureau of Investigation
(FBI), which is a domestic security service, the CIA has no law enforcement function and is mainly focused on overseas intelligence gathering, with only limited domestic intelligence collection
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