“A few kilometers south of Tangier, near the port town of Asilah, lies the wide golden beach of Sidi Mghait. It is a peaceful place, overlooked by the simple farmhouse of a peasant family, a luxurious modern villa built by a wealthy European businessman, and a small mosque, the burial place of a Muslim holy man who gave the place its name.
Appearances here are deceptive. The beach and its hinterland are the focus of a 10-year clash over land, rights and cultures….”
And the PDF version in print: 20121115_P504