Well fancy that…

By Nick Brooks Those of you who follow the news from north-west Africa will have heard about the alleged al-Qa’ida attack in northern Mauritania, in which twelve Mauritanian soldiers died. The attack...

Foreign friends

By Nick Brooks SAND & DUST, 18 february 2009 History demonstrates that unpleasant regimes bent on suppressing dissent and menacing their neighbours can always find foreign apologists who are ready to scurry...

Les larmes de Mohamed VI

Avec la mort de Rayan, l’enfant victime d’une tragique erreur médicale dans un hôpital espagnol, le monarque alaouite a donné la vraie dimension de sa personnalité controversée après s’être expressément préoccupé de...