A Legation Turns to Education | Aramco World

The story of the Tangier American Legation, the first American public property outside of the United States and designated National Historic Landmark: Eighty-six-year-old Aicha El Kharz has lived in Tangier’s madinah for most of her life. Her surprisingly youthful eyes peer over reading glasses as she tells you that she used to work in the neighborhood as a cleaning woman. She did so without being the least aware of the ...