August 2018

Sahrawi Scouts Movement kicks off its annual training course

ChahId Ahmed Abdel-Fattah Paramedical School, August 30, 2018 (SPS) – the Paramedical School of ChahId Ahmed Abdel-Fattah has witnessed Wednesday the opening of the annual training course of Sahrawi Scouts Movement with the presence of a number of members of the National Secretariat and seniors officials of government.

Moroccan police prevent two Aragonese lawyers from entering El Aaiún

Zaragoza, August 31, 2018 (SPS) -The Moroccan police has prevented on Thursday the entrance in El Aaiún of the lawyers Ana Sebastián and Pablo Jiménez, has informed to EFE a spokesman of the Aragonese Observatory for the Western Sahara, to which the lawyers belong.

Mohamed Sidati is received by European Parliament International Trade Committee

Brussels, August 31, 2018 (SPS) - the Minister Delegate to Europe, Mr. Mohamed Sidati, was received Thursday by  the International Trade Committee of the European Parliament in the presence of several members of the European Parliament from different political spectrum and various actors of interested experts.

Algeria and South Africa reaffirm their support to Saharawi people

Cape Town (South Africa), August 31, 2018 (SPS) - Algeria and South Africa reaffirmed their support for the cause of the Saharawi people at a press conference jointly hosted by Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel, and his South African counterpart, Ms. Lindiwe Sisulu.

President of Republic congratulates the President of Trinidad and Tobago on the 56th anniversary of the Independence Day

Bir Lehlou, 30 August 2018, the President of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic, Secretary General of the Frente POLISARIO, Mr. Brahim Gali, sent Thursday  a letter of congratulation to the President of Trinidad and Tobago, H.E, Paula-Mae Weekes  on the 56th anniversary of the Independence Day

International Day of Victims of Enforced Disappearances: CEAS-Sahara urges MINURSO to ensure access to places where there are reports of mass graves

Madrid, August 30, 2018 (SPS) - The State Coordinating Committee of Associations in Solidarity with the Sahrawi people (CEAS-Sahara) has demanded in a statement on the occasion of  the International Day of Victims of Enforced Disappearances that MINURSO (United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara) ensure access to places where there are reports of mass graves or burials of dead or disappeared persons and that independent teams can carry out this identif

Sahrawi issue strongly presented at the Fartia Festival in Finland

Helsinki (Finland), 29, August 2018 (SPS) - The Sahrawi issue has strongly presented at the festival, hosted by Fartia city in Finland held on 25 - 26 August, according to a source from Frente POLISARIO representive to Finland.

Prisoners Protection Association sounds terrifying alarm over Sahrawi detainee situation

Occupied Aaiun,  29 August 2018 (SPS) - The Association for the Protection of Sahrawi Prisoners in Moroccan Jails has sounded an terrifying alarm an over the  serious health situation of Sahrawi political prisoners who are on hunger strike in Moroccan prisons, especially the prison of Ait Melloul.

Sahrawi political prisoner in Agdeim Izik Mohammed Bani begins a hunger strike

Ait Melloul (Morocco), 28 August 2018 (SPS) - The Sahrawi political prisoner in the Agdeim Izik group, Mohamed Bani was arrested on Monday has begun two days  hunger strike.

Mohamed Bani waged  hunger strike in protest against the arbitrary measures that the prison administration Ait Melloul 2 has taken against him and his family.

UN asks Morocco to immediate release Saharawi journalist Mohamed Bambari

Gienbra, August 29, 2018 (SPS) - The Working Group on Arbitrary Detentions of the United Nations has asked Morocco for the immediate release of Saharawi journalist Mohamed Bambari, member of the Saharawi journalist group Equipe Media, which reported on violations of rights Humans and the struggle for self-determination of the Saharawi people in the occupied city of Dakhla.