Member of Dutch Parliament Liesbeth van Tongeren comes to Morocco in support of the campaign
Liesbeth van Tongeren from the Green Left Party arrived in the early afternoon in Smir Harbor to welcome the ship. When she tried to enter the harbor together with Ibtissame Betty Lachgar and other members of MAIL and Women on Waves, she was also stopped by the police. As the ship was forced to leave Morocco and sailed to Cueta, Liesbeth traveled to Cueta, s spanish enclave 4 kilometers from Smir, to visit the ship and meet its captains.
Press Conference in Rabat, 8-10-2012
We are giving this press conference to explain our campaign, share with you…
Video interview captains Myra and Margreet about what happened in smir, morocco
Give the footage a lower thirds credit to Diana Whitten, www.vesselthefilm.com.
Abortion ship forced to leave by Moroccan authories.
After the harbor of Smir was completely closed off by the Moroccan police
Video footage: Women on Waves Ship Forced to Leave the Harbor of Smir
Video footage from October 4th
Video footage: distributing Safe Abortion Information in front of entrance Smir Harbor, Morocco
Video Footage from October 4th, 2012
After we learned that the Moroccan…
Moroccan Authorities Close Down Harbor of Smir.
Moroccan warships block entrance of Women on Waves ship in the harbor of Smir.
Abortion ship will arrive in Smir, Morocco, Today!
For immediate release October 3 rd, 2012:
“Abortion ship will arrive in Smir
Abortion Ship Will Visit Morocco Next Week.
For immediate release: "Abortion Ship Will Visit Morocco Next Week"
Relevant laws in Morocco
Article 25 of the Constitution guarantees the Right to freedom of expression.
Invitation to visit the Women on Waves ship
Dear women's rights defender,
MALI and Women on Waves would like to invite you…
Julia Ellis Kahana wrote her final thesis for the sociology department of Brown…