7 months Moroccan King pardons thousands, including ‘Hirak’ protesters Rappler
RABAT, Morocco – Morocco's King Mohammed VI has marked 20 years on the throne by pardoning thousands of prisoners, including some from the "Hirak" protest movement that rocked the country in 2016. On the eve of the royal anniversary on Tuesday, July 30, an official statement announced 4,764 people were to ... more