Historic Jewish Neighborhood in Marrakech to
Historic Jewish Neighborhood in Marrakech to Have Original Name RestoredHaaretzThe Mellah in Marrakesh was a walled off city, like most neighborhoods Moroccan Jews lived in from the mid-1500s until the arrival of the French in 1912. An echo of the European ghetto, Mellahs were meant to protect Jews from attacks, and ...and more »
Posted on 5 January 2017 | 2:37 am
IFAD to provide $46.5m to reduce poverty and
IFAD to provide $46.5m to reduce poverty and revitalize mountain areas in MoroccoNaija247newsThe International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Morocco today signed a financing agreement to improve the living conditions of rural people in mountain areas and reduce poverty by 30 per cent by 2030. The Atlas Mountains Rural ...and more »
Posted on 19 December 2016 | 1:05 pm
Two Killed in Road Accident Central Morocco
Morocco World NewsTwo Killed in Road Accident Central MoroccoMorocco World NewsErrachidia – Two people were killed in a road accident that occurred Saturday on the national road N°10 linking the central cities of Tinghir and Ouarzazate. The accident, which took place at the urban commune of Boumalne Dades, is due to a collision ...
Posted on 19 December 2016 | 3:18 am
Morocco: Heavy Snowfall and Rain Expected
Morocco World NewsMorocco: Heavy Snowfall and Rain Expected for Friday and SaturdayMorocco World NewsCasablanca — Heavy snowfall and heavy rain is expected Friday and Saturday throughout various Moroccan regions, according to a statement by the National Directorate of Meteorology (DMN). The DMN alerts Moroccans to snowfall “at heights exceeding ...
Posted on 16 December 2016 | 8:28 am
The Chronicles of the Sephardic Jews in
The African Exponent (blog)The Chronicles of the Sephardic Jews in Spain, Europe and in Morocco after 1492 [Part 2]The African Exponent (blog)Indeed, while the Moroccan Jews show obsequious love to their country of origin and come back to celebrate the religious rite of Hailula, their Muslim brethren regret their departure through such films as: “Tinghir, Jerusalem: echoes of the Mellah ...
Posted on 11 December 2016 | 2:28 pm
Additional file 3: Table S5..
); SPA-Girona: Spain, Girona (42°08'48''N 2°34'48''E); SPA-Murcia: Spain, Murcia (data from ref.); MOR-Tinghir: Morocco, Tinghir (31°33'25''N 5°34'49''W); ITA-Sardinia: Italy, Sardinia (data from ref.).
Posted on 15 January 2015 | 12:40 pm
'Tinghir-Jerusalem': An inspirational film
They were now being released, freed, through this film, and as questions still remain for some, so do the sincere longing for the peaceful coexistence of the once community of Tinghir, Morocco. The documentary is of the journey – which began in France ...
Posted on 4 January 2015 | 1:06 am
Moroccan film recalls poignant Jewish past
Tinghir (Morocco) (AFP) - In the bustling Berber town of Tinghir beneath Morocco's towering Atlas mountains, some residents remember with nostalgia when Muslims and Jews co-existed harmoniously, the subject of an acclaimed but controversial documentary.
Posted on 24 April 2014 | 9:20 pm
Film recalls poignant Jewish past in Morocco
TINGHIR, Morocco (AFP) — In the bustling Berber town of Tinghir beneath Morocco’s towering Atlas Mountains, some residents remember with nostalgia when Muslims and Jews coexisted harmoniously, the subject of an acclaimed but controversial documentary.
Posted on 24 April 2014 | 4:58 pm
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RAW. VID620646_EN (Wade); VID620535_EN (hotel where Wade is staying) TINGHIR, MOROCCO: In the bustling Berber town beneath Morocco's towering Atlas mountains, some older residents remember with nostalgia when Muslims and Jews co-existed harmoniously ...
Posted on 24 April 2014 | 10:00 am