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Scenes of Western Sahara

Port Laayoune

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Port Laayoune

Fishing activities in Morocco's northern waters are restricted to rebuild stock. So fishing off Western Sahara's coast has become more significant, both economically and politically.

See the full story: Regional Instability Threatens Already Tense Western Sahara