March 2016

Colombia Senate hosts International conference on Western Sahara

Bogota, March 31, 2016 (SPS) .- the Senate of Colombia on Wednesday hosted  International conference under the theme  Western Sahara, the last colony with a large attendance of senators, deputies, ambassadors, NGO `s, personalities and friends of the Saharawi cause, university professors, students and the press .

 

EuroMed Rights demands trial in a civilian Court for the Gdeim Izik Group

Copenhagen (Denmark) 31 March 2016 (SPS) – The Executive Director of the the Euro Mediterranean Human Rights Network (EuroMed Rights) Mr. Marc Shade-Poulsen has received Thursday Polisario Front Representative to Denmark, Mr. Abba Malainin who briefed him about the critical situation of the 13 Saharawi political prisoners of Gdeim Izik group who have been on hunger strike for one month now in Sale Prison near Rabat.

 

International campaign for organization of self-determination referendum in Western Sahara

London, March 31, 2016 (SPS) (UK) - The International Organization of Support to Western Sahara based in the UK, the "Western Sahara Action Forum" (WSAF) launched an international campaign to demand the organization of a self-determination referendum in Western Sahara, said Thursday a statement from the organization.

 

The French Government should be concerned and intervene in the issue of Saharawi political prisoners in Morocco

Paris, March 31, 2016 (SPS) - The mayor of Ivry-sur-Seine, Philippe Bouyssou, called on the French government to address the situation of the Sahrawi political prisoners and to intervene in their favor with the Moroccan authorities.

Spanish associations on a hunger strike in solidarity with Gdeim Izik Saharawi political prisoners

Madrid (Spain) March 31, 2016 (SPS) – the Spanish coordinating associations of solidarity with the Saharawi people (CEAS-SÁHARA

National Council President receives Algerian delegation of Counseling and Reform Association

Chahid El Hafed,  March 30, 2016 (SPS) –  Speaker of the National Council Mr. Khatri Aduh received on Tuesday in guesthouse, relief body delegation of the Algerian Association of Counseling and reform, which organized the third edition of the convoy, “brothers and bond”  for the benefit of the Sahrawi refugees.

 

Sahrawi government calls on all international organizations to follow health status of Gdeim Izik prisoners

Chahid El Hafed, March 30, 2016 (SPS) - Sahrawi government Tuesday  called all international and human rights organizations to follow  the health status of the Gdeim Izik detainees who are in  hunger strike , demanding the Moroccan state to meet their legitimate demands, during a expanded meeting which included along with government members of PF political organization.

 

 

Colombian Senate expresses its support for the Saharawi cause

Bogota, March 30, 2016 (SPS) .- The President of the Colombian Congress on Tuesday expressed support for the Saharawi cause and the resolutions adopted by the Congress on the subject during a reception of an important Saharawi delegation, according to press release of Saharawi Representative in Colombia

 

Portuguese Parliament approves a vote of solidarity with the Saharawi political prisoners on hunger strike

Lisbon, March 30, 2016  (SPS) .- On the initiative of Bloco Esquerda (Left Bloc), the Portuguese Parliament approved in full a vote of solidarity with the Saharawi political prisoners on hunger strike.

Denmark supports MINURSO human rights mandate (Danish Minster of Foreign Affairs)

Copenhagen (Denmark) March 30, 2016 (SPS) – On response to questions forwarded recently by the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Danish Parliament to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Kristian Jensen related to the forcible expulsion by the Moroccan authorities to three Danish Journalist from “Information Newspaper” on February 15th, from Aaiun the capital of occupied Western Sahara who wished to report about the situation in Western Sahara.

 

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