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Scenes of Western Sahara

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In addition to sardines (pictured here), fishermen catch bonito, tuna and octopus. Morocco exports sardines -- without bones and skin -- to the United States. Morocco's exports of octopus to the United States are growing, some of the fisheries officials said.

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