Rabat: Conference on Tolerance and Antisemitism in Morocco

 

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Rencontre nationale sur la tolérance

Première édition

Rabat le 14-15 Juin 2014

Hôtel OSCAR Rabat Maroc

Sous le thème : vers une stratégie nationale pour la promotion de la tolérance

Conférence débat

Ateliers de formations

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Article: Moroccan Law Proposal suggests punishing contacts with Israel and Israelis with two to five years of imprisonment

Kim Robin Stoller (International Institute for Education and Research on Antisemitism) — download PDF

After World War II, there were more than 250 000 Jews living in Morocco. Most of them immigrated to Israel in the 1950s and 1960s, making the population from Morocco or with Moroccan descent the second largest in Israel. Today, a newly proposed law submitted by the majority of Moroccan parliamentarian groups asks for the punishment of contacts with Israel and Israelis with two to five years of imprisonment. Human rights activists from Morocco are condemning the proposal as “inhumane,” “unconstitutional” and “influenced by Nazi-tendencies” and are asking for help from the international community. Continue reading