A man is currently in police custody in Morocco's commercial capital, Casablanca, after tearing down the Algerian flag from its embassy in the city.
Morocco may become the first country in north Africa to recognise refugee status and grant aslyum.
A French court has overturned an earlier ruling that a gay Moroccan man could not marry his French partner
Gay marriage has been legal in France since May.
In Addis Ababa, the African Union summit ended yesterday with its final declaration making a special mention of Western Sahara.
A 60 year old Frenchman has been sentenced to 12 years in prison by a court in Casablanca for paedophilia, Moroccan police confirmed earlier today.
In the Western Sahara, it's the 40th anniversary of the Frente Polisario, a formerly armed political group that has struggled for independence against Morocco.
French President Francois Hollande is in Morocco for meetings with King Mohamed VI.
24 people from the Western Sahara have been sentenced in Morocco, for the murder of 11 people, including security forces, in 2010.
South Africa coach Gordon Igesund last night hailed his players and the Durban crowd as Bafana Bafana reached the quarter-finals for the first time since 2002. Igesund’s side drew 2-2 ...