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News Mauritania » Sports: Slavery is still alive in Mauritania. Can a new court ruling help change that?

News channel or source: http://www.standard.net/National/2018/02/07/Slavery-is-still-alive-in-Mauritania-Can-a-new-court-ruling-help-change-that
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

(c) 2018, The Washington Post. In 1981, Mauritania became the last country in the world to officially abolish slavery. It took another 26 years for its government to pass a law enforcing abolition. So it’s perhaps no surprise that slavery continues to ...

News Mauritania » Sports: Morocco 4-0 Mauritania: Emphatic win for Atlas Lions in Chan opener

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/morocco-4-0-mauritania-emphatic-061443633.html
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

Morocco cruised to an emphatic 4-0 win over Mauritania in the opening match of Chan 2018 at Stade Mohamed V Stadium in Casablanca on Saturday night. The Atlas Lions had to be patient, but after breaking the deadlock through Ayoub El Kaabi midway through ...

News Mauritania » Sports: Mauritania clinches Shapoorji Pallonji Oil And Gas Bangalore 2000 Guineas

News channel or source: http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-sports/mauritania-clinches-shapoorji-pallonji-oil-and-gas-bangalore-2000-guineas/article22439469.ece#!
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

Mauritania (David Allan up) won the Shapoorji Pallonji Oil And Gas Bangalore 2000 Guineas, the chief event of the races held here on Saturday (Jan 13). The winner is owned by Mr. M. Rishad, Poonawalla Racing & Breeding Pvt Ltd rep by. Mr. Zavaray S ...

News Mauritania » Sports: CHAN 2018: Morocco ease past Mauritania 4-0 in opening match

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42677003
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

Wydad Casablanca's Achraf Bencharki scored in Morocco's opening victory over Mauritania at CHAN 2018. Hosts Morocco needed 65 minutes to break down a stubborn Mauritanian defence in the opening match of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Casablanca ...

News Mauritania » Sports: China works toward helping Mauritania industrialize, expand exports: Chinese FM

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-05/20/c_136301073.htm
Publication date: Saturday 20 May 2017

NOUAKCHOTT, May 19 (Xinhua) -- China encourages its companies, guided by market principles, to invest in Mauritania and help the country develop its industries, visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Friday. During talks with his Mauritanian ...

News Mauritania » Sports: Mauritania blogger sentenced to death is released on appeal

News channel or source: http://www.startribune.com/mauritania-blogger-sentenced-to-death-is-released-on-appeal/456385673/
Publication date: hursday 09 November 2017

NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania — An appeals court in Mauritania has released a blogger who had been sentenced to death for an online post deemed blasphemous by authorities. The court in Nouadhibou city on Thursday sentenced Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mkhaitir to two ...

News Mauritania » Sports: Mauritania breaks diplomatic ties with Qatar, Gabon voices condemnation

News channel or source: http://indianexpress.com/article/world/mauritania-breaks-diplomatic-ties-with-qatar-gabon-voices-condemnation-4692662/
Publication date: uesday 06 June 2017

The West African country of Mauritania, a member of the Arab League, severed ties with Qatar on Tuesday over allegations it “supports terrorists”, the state news agency reported, and OPEC member Gabon also condemned the small Gulf Arab state.

News Mauritania » Sports: Boeing, Mauritania Airlines International Celebrate Delivery of First 737 MAX 8

News channel or source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/boeing-mauritania-airlines-international-celebrate-104400325.html
Publication date: Wednesday 20 December 2017

Mauritanian carrier becomes the first in Africa to fly the newest version of the best-selling 737 NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania, Dec. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (BA) and Mauritania Airlines International today celebrated the delivery of the airline's new 737 ...