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Ahmed El Amraoui

Ahmed El Amraoui

Turkey

Why Ataturk's legacy is debated 80 years after his death

President Erdogan has been accused of trying to erase the secular founder's history, but is that a fair allegation?

Why Ataturk's legacy is debated 80 years after his death

Turkey

Why Turkey's military is not what it used to be

After several corrective measures after the 2016 failed coup, the military is enjoying better ties with the government.

Why Turkey's military is not what it used to be

Turkey

Is Turkish secularism under threat?

As elections near, the president has been nicknamed a ‘Caliph in waiting,' reigniting the debate over Turkey’s identity.

Is Turkish secularism under threat?

Turkey

Erdogan's plethora of foreign policy challenges

President Erdogan claims foreign policy issues prompted him to call snap elections, but what exactly is he up against?

Erdogan's plethora of foreign policy challenges

Women's Rights

Will Morocco's new law protect women from violence?

Legislation criminalises violence against women, but some claim law falls short, leaving domestic abuse victims at risk.

Will Morocco's new law protect women from violence?

Education

How an education crisis is hurting Morocco's poor

Unsuccessful attempts at reform and the growth of private schools are hurting underprivileged families.

How an education crisis is hurting Morocco's poor

Women's Rights

Does Morocco's strict abortion law need reform?

Doctors and activists demand action with over 25,000 unwanted babies born a year and as dangerous abortions continue.

Does Morocco's strict abortion law need reform?

French elections 2017

Five things you need to know about France's vote

For the first time in modern history, neither candidate in the decisive second round is from the mainstream parties.

Five things you need to know about France's vote

France

'Le Pen's party a living expression of anti-Semitism'

As Sunday's vote nears, the issue of anti-Semitism has raised its head in a country that contributed to the Holocaust.

'Le Pen's party a living expression of anti-Semitism'

French elections 2017

Populism: The French election's big winner

How outsider candidates threw the traditional left-right battle into disarray.

Populism: The French election's big winner

France

Paris: El-Baraka community school a blessing to Sevran

Dismayed with prospects available to young people, Faouzi Lellouche and wife Farida built a holistic community school.

Paris: El-Baraka community school a blessing to Sevran

France

Parisians react to first round, mull Le Pen's chances

Far-right leader gained just 5 percent of the vote in the French capital, but what do Parisians make of her chances?

Parisians react to first round, mull Le Pen's chances