September 2016

CJEU Advocate General opinion contains “many positive points”

Brussels, Sept 30, 2016 (SPS) - The European Coordination Conference for Solidarity with the Sahrawi People (EUCOCO) welcomed the findings of the advocate general of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) concerning the issue  opposing the EU Council to the Polisario Front on the EU-Morocco agreement for the liberalization of trade for agricultural products and fishing, underlining that the opinion of Wathelet contains “many positive points.”

Ecuador reiterates support to Sahrawi people in their struggle for independence

Algiers, Sept 30, 2016 (SPS) - Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Guillaume Long said Thursday in Algiers that his country remained faithful to its position for the support of Sahrawi people, who are struggling for the independence of their country.

Venezuela reiterates its full support to Saharawi people legitimate rights to independence

Caracas (Venezuela), Sept 29, 2016 (SPS) - the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Venezuela, Dr. Daysy Rodríguez reaffirmed her country full support for the legitimate rights of the Saharawi people to their sovereignty and independence on their land and natural resources, during a reception of A Saharawi Minister delegate for Latin America and Caribbean, Mr. Omar Mansur at the headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Venezuela.


POLISARIO Representative received at Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Copenhagen (Denmark) Sept 28, 2016 (SPS) - Polisario Front's Representative to Denmark, Mr. Abba Malainin, was received Wednesday by Mrs. Julia Winding, head of Section in the Department of North Africa and the Middle East (MENA) in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark.

Uruguay and Venezuela calls UN Security Council to meet following the situation in El Gargarat

New York, Sept 28, 2016 (SPS) - Uruguay and Venezuela called, Thursday for a meeting of the Security Council to address the situation in the area of ​​El Gargarat following the Moroccan recent violation of cease fire agreement.

Prime Minister oversees handover ceremony to the new interior minister

Chahid El Hafed, Sept 28, 2016 (SPS) - The member of the National Secretariat of the Polisario Front and Prime Minister, Abdelkader Taleb Omar on Wednesday oversaw the transfer of functions to the new Minister of interior, Mr. Mustafa Mohammed Sidi Ali Bachir, in the place of, Mr. Hama Salama who was appointed as head of the Political Secretary of the Polisario Front.


FM holds several meetings on sidelines of 71 UNGA sessions

New York, Sept 28, 2016 (SPS)-  The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Mohamed Salem Ould Salek met with a large number of foreign ministers during the current session of the General Assembly of the United Nations held in New York, including Algeria, Angola, Tanzania, Uganda, Mozambique, Belize, Ecuador, In addition to delegates and representatives from other regions,


Death of Sahrawi citizens following explosion of anti-tank mine in Smara

Occupied Aaiun (Capital of occupied Western Sahara) Sept 28, 2016 (SPS) - A Sahrawi citizen passed away following the explosion of an anti-tank mine while was aboard his car in Skikima (occupied Smara), the media source from Occupied Territories announced Wednesday.

A Sahrawi citizen passed away Monday in a hospital (occupied Al Ayun) following the explosion of anti-tank mine in Skikima, said the same source.

Danish activists Demonstrate against Danish Companies transporting illegal Phosphate from occupied Western Sahara

Copenhagen (Denmark) Sept  28, 2016 (SPS) - A demonstration was organized Tuesday by group of activists from Afrika Kontakt Organisation in front of the headquarters of the Danish Ship-owners’ Association in Copenhagen.

During the sit-in, the activists raised banners and distributed pamphlets written in them “Stop plundering Western Sahara through Danish Shipping Companies.

Intifada activists in Occupied Smara denounce the organization of Moroccan elections in occupied territories of Western Sahara

Occupied Smara, Sept,  28, 2016 (SPS) - the activists of the intifada organized a march in the streets of Occupied city of Smara to condemn the holding of Moroccan elections in the occupied territories of Western Sahara, reported  Saharawi human rights source.