Morocco systematically targets individuals and violates human rights

1. The February 20th Movement began on that date in 2011, the year of the Arab Spring, when thousands of Moroccans peacefully rallied in Rabat, Casablanca, Tangier, and Marrakech to demand a new constitution introducing more democracy and less power in the monarchy. M20F addressed the social, economic and political issues that have plagued the Moroccan people since independence: lack of civil liberties and rights, high illiteracy, a wide gap between rich and poor, corruption, the failure of healthcare and the absence of legitimate elections.

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