Nic Cupac was found dead in his hotel room in Fes, Morocco, according to reports.
"The quest for a just and lasting peace in the Middle East has always enjoyed a lot of political support in Norway," Norwegian Nobel Institute Director Olav Njølstad told Newsweek.
The incident represents the third time a competitor has died in the 35-year history of the Marathon des Sables.
Morocco's trying to seek "the necessary balance between facilitating the movement of people...and combating clandestine immigration," its foreign minister said.
Moroccan investigative journalist, Omar Radi, was allegedly spied on by the government and convicted of espionage and sexual assault.
Police said the group "claimed that it was traveling from Rhode Island to Maine to conduct what it refers to as 'training.'"
The lawmakers were outraged that children and families were "putting their lives and safety at clear risk."
An unprecedented influx of Moroccan migrants are desperate to make it into Spanish territory.
An image of the Spanish Civil Guard member rescuing the baby has been shared widely online.
The photos of the rescue effort were taken as thousands of migrants entered Spain's North African enclaves.
An influx of migrants moving into Spain from Morocco is thought to be retaliation against Madrid for providing medical care for the head of the Western Sahara liberation movement, a contested region in southern Morocco.
At least 6,000 people, including 1,500 minors, swam from Morocco to the bordering Spanish enclave of Ceuta on Africa's north coast on Monday.
The five girls and four boys were delivered by caesarean section to a mother from Mali, west Africa. All are reportedly in good health.
No American president has accomplished more for peace in the Middle East than Donald Trump.
The days at hand belong to those nations that seize the moment.
"It's gotten close to a billion people out of poverty over the last 40 years, and given the economic challenges in the Middle East, there is a lot to like about the thinking of the Chinese model," Princeton University's Michael Robbins told Newsweek.
After a woman was jailed over a sexually explicit video leaked without her consent, Moroccan activists launched a social media campaign against a law criminalizing sex outside of marriage.
The recognition of Moroccan sovereignty over Western Sahara is not a radical departure from prior U.S. policy; rather, it is a prudent development of it.
It feels like a revolution is happening in the Middle East.
Morocco's tolerant, inclusive interpretation of Islam has long stood in contrast to more extreme strains of the religion found elsewhere in the region.