Er Rif

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Er Rif

 (ĕr rĭf′)
A hilly region along the coast of northern Morocco. The Berber peoples of the area remained fiercely independent until they were subdued by French and Spanish forces (1925-1926).

Er Rif

(ɛə rɪf)
n
(Placename) a mountainous region of N Morocco, near the Mediterranean coast

Rif

(rɪf)

n.
a mountainous coastal region in N Morocco.
Also called Er Rif.

RIF

(rɪf)

n.
a reduction in force.
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Like everywhere in the Rif mountains, women potters from the Sless tribe, to which Aicha Tabiz's family belongs, are vanishing.
Using an ethnoprimatological approach, 1 look at perceptions of Barbary macaques as well as macaque conservation in the Rif Mountains of northern Morocco.
It is an autobiographical account of Choukri's early life as a child from a small village in the Rif Mountains who had only known poverty and abuse.
He visited the remote village of Joujouka in the Rif Mountains to take the image as part of his research into an ancient fertility ceremony there.
Thrill seekers can go scuba diving, wakeboarding, jet-skiing or go in search of whales and dolphins who frequent the bay; while adventure lovers can hike into the Rif Mountains or venture to nearby Cabo Negro; renowned for its sandy beaches for horseback riding.
From the interview with Tarek Baqari about Numedia: "The novel took about three years to write and when I completed it, I was living in a small village perched in the Rif mountains in the north of Morocco, on the outskirts of the city of Hasima."
Authentic in every sense, don't expect a standard chicken tagine recipe here, rather it is 'chicken tagine with prunes and almonds in the style of the rif mountains'.
The Moroccan Interior Ministry says more than 700,000 Moroccans depend on theEe cannabis production, which is concentrated in the northern Rif mountains and covers an estimated area of 50,000 hectares (125,000 acres).
Dr Marius and Debbie McGovern, owners of Liverpool Dental Spa, have travelled to the Rif Mountains in Morocco with their colleagues to treat children who have no access to dental or health care.
Several Berber villages in the northern Rif mountains rioted in March after a local activist was arrested, blocking highways and clashing with police for days.
"The views across the Atlas and Rif Mountains in Morocco are stunning."