Moroccans shout slogans and wave a national flag as they participate in a demonstration after the funeral of two brothers who died while working in an abandoned coal mine in the northeastern city of Jerada. Photo: Agence France-Presse
Moroccans shout slogans and wave a national flag as they participate in a demonstration after the funeral of two brothers who died while working in an abandoned coal mine in the northeastern city of Jerada. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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Thousands protest in Morocco after brothers die in illicit coal mine and anger rises to the surface

‘Young people go down into the mines because they have no other option. We ask the authorities to find us an alternative’

Moroccans shout slogans and wave a national flag as they participate in a demonstration after the funeral of two brothers who died while working in an abandoned coal mine in the northeastern city of Jerada. Photo: Agence France-Presse
Moroccans shout slogans and wave a national flag as they participate in a demonstration after the funeral of two brothers who died while working in an abandoned coal mine in the northeastern city of Jerada. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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