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Rough ride for Uber as cabbies in Morocco sabotage app

Moroccan taxi drivers checking the Uber app as they wait for customers in Casablanca on Jan 6.

Casablanca, Morocco

AS their smartphone screens lit up with ride requests last month, Uber drivers in the Moroccan city of Casablanca must have thought that business was booming.

Instead, they found themselves surrounded by irate local taxi drivers, who forced them from their...