Saturday, 28th January 2023

With African beats, Moroccan villagers remember ancestors

By Reuters
02 November 2018   |   5:00 pm
Members of a Moroccan band, believed to be descendants of slaves from Sudan, pay homage to their ancestors through rhythmical music.


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