Human Rights

Australia's Dutton: NZ could take Nauru refugees

Immigration minister tells Al Jazeera his nation would have no objection to deal but rules out accepting more refugees.

Africa

Morocco asks to rejoin the African Union after 32 years

More than three decades after leaving in row over membership of Western Sahara, Morocco wants to return to bloc.

Morocco asks to rejoin the African Union after 32 years

Western Sahara

Polisario Front leader Mohamed Abdelaziz dies

Mohamed Abdelaziz, secretary general of movement fighting for independence of Western Sahara, dies after long illness.

Politics

UN demands restoration of mission in Western Sahara

Morocco said it would study the resolution, but refused to comment on restoration of full civilian staffing levels.