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Morocco Asks to Re-join African Union After 4 Decades

The African Union says Morocco has officially submitted a request to join the continental body again after more than four decades. An AU statement Friday says a Moroccan foreign affairs adviser handed a copy of the request to African Union Commission Chairwoman Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma on Thursday.   The statement says Dlamini-Zuma said member states will be informed and Morocco's king will be notified of the outcome.   Morocco quit the AU in 1975 after disagreements over...

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