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Morocco: Hands across the Sahara

Morocco is ramping up its economic interests south of the Sahara, prompting other North African states to consider following suit.

Flashback: Tunisia’s revolution at 6

On this day six years ago, Tunisia went from a virtual dictatorship to become perhaps Africa’s first real democracy as people seized power.

Can Algeria break the mould?

Algeria’s reliance on oil and gas exports is a weakness in the current environment. But diversifying the economy would take a great act of political will.