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94,855. Few could recall the US-backed invasion of the Western Sahara in 1976, justified by Moroccan authorities on the grounds that ‘one Kuwait in the Arab world is enough’. Noam Chomsky, Deterring Democracy
40,696. I’m going to die in Casablanca; it’s a good spot for it. (Love & Romance & Morocco) Casablanca 1942 ***** starring Humphrey Bogart & Ingrid Bergman & Paul Henreid & Claude Rains & Conrad Veidt & Sydney Greenstreet & Peter Lorre & Curt Bois et al, director Michael Curtiz
41,266. We wanted something thoroughly and uncompromisingly foreign – foreign from top to bottom – foreign from center to circumference – foreign inside and outside and all around – nothing anywhere about it to dilute its foreignness – nothing to remind us of any other people or any other land under the sun. And lo! in Tangier we have found it. (Abroad & Foreign & Morocco) Mark Twain, The Innocents Abroad ch8
62,605. The Sahara Desert ... From here a group of desert nomads came to transform the northwest corner of Africa into a vast empire that stretched from the Sahara to Spain. (Africa & Morocco) Dr Gus Casely-Hayford, Lost Kingdoms of Africa III: The Berber Kingdom of Morocco
62,606. A kingdom which lasted for centuries. Its rulers generated tremendous wealth, created great architecture and promoted sophisticated ideas in an ordered society. They were called the Berber. (Africa & Morocco) ibid.
62,607. They had one simple mission: jihad. (Africa & Morocco) ibid.
81,539. Moreover, Sarkozy is also accused of involvement in the 2004 bombings in Casablanca. 3/11: The Ripple Effect
81,540. Desert nomads fear a demonic succubus is to blame for a rash of recent mutilations. (Morocco & Animal Mutilation) Destination Truth s4e7
81,541. Men are chasing one woman to their deaths. A beautiful creature called Aisha Kandisha. She appears in the night. ibid.
104,139. Morocco’s output has never been higher. The hash trade nets nearly eleven billion dollars a year and provides a livelihood for around eight-hundred thousand people. (Cannabis & Drugs & Morocco) Drugs Inc s2e2: Hash, 2012
113,251. Home to some of the cleverest rip-off artists in the world. Scam City s1e10: Marrakech
113,252. The old city – that’s where the action is. ibid.
113,253. The carpet scam … Everything that he said in fact was a lie. ibid.
122,082. There’s unemployment and poverty in Morocco. And in the rest of the huge continent to the south, millions want to enter the EU. (Mediterranean & Morocco) Mediterranean with Simon Reeve IV, BBC 2018
122,083. It’s a beautiful country attracting more than 11 million tourists each year. Yet it’s an authoritarian undemocratic state. (Mediterranean & Morocco) ibid.