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Maati Monjib, 60, was taken into custody on December 29 as part of a preliminary investigation into money laundering.

Supporters of jailed Moroccan historian Maati Monjib expressed concern over his health after he launched a hunger strike.

Moroccan historian <em>Monjib</em> launches hunger strike

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Moroccan historian Monjib launches hunger strike

The 60-year-old Maati Monjib launched a hunger strike on Thursday, a statement by his supporters confirmed.

Euphoria of Morocco's Arab Spring has fizzled out

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Euphoria of Morocco's Arab Spring has fizzled out

Morocco has surpassed dissent in the kingdom, after a short protest campaign during the Arab Spring.

<em>Morocco</em> hands dissident historian one year prison sentence

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Morocco hands dissident historian one year prison sentence

A Moroccan court has sentenced dissident historian and human rights activist Maati Monjib to prison.

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Morocco arrests dissident historian

Historian and human rights activist Maati Monjib, 60, will be taken to a Rabat court, which will decide whether he will be prosecuted or provisionally released.

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A declining tolerance for dissent in Morocco

A new Human Rights Watch report has criticised Morocco's 'diminishing' tolerance for dissident voice in 2015, documenting numerous cases of ...

Moroccan activist ends hunger strike as travel ban lifted

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Moroccan activist ends hunger strike as travel ban lifted

Prominent Moroccan academic and rights activist, Maati Monjib, announced Thursday he had ended a three-week hunger strike ...

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Travel bans, prison and fines: Morocco's media under siege

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