December 2018

Ministry of Information refutes rumors about aborting of criminal scheme in Sahrawi refugee camps

Bir-Lahlou (Liberated Territories), December 9, 2018 (SPS) - The Ministry of Information has issued a statement, in which it refuted media coverage about aborting of a criminal scheme in the Sahrawi refugee camps.

“What has been reported by some media platforms about aborting of a criminal scheme, is an exaggerated rhetoric and out of right,” said the statement.

Sahrawi people reject all solution outside self-determination right

Geneva (Switzerland), December 9, 2018 (SPS) - The Polisario Front representative in Switzerland Omeima Mahmoud Abdel Salam renewed the rejection of the Sahrawi people and its sole representative, the Polisario Front, of all solutions outside their inalienable right to self-determination, so that they can express themselves in a just, democratic and transparent manner on Western Sahara future under the UN auspices.

President of Republic chairs meeting of Permanent Bureau of National Secretariat

Shaheed Alhafeed, December 9, 2018 (SPS) - President of the Republic, General Secretary of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali chaired on Sunday a meeting of the Permanent Bureau of the National Secretariat of the Polisario Front.

EU welcomes presence of conflicting parties, neighboring countries in Geneva roundtable

Brussels, December 8, 2018 (SPS) - The European Union (EU) welcomed the participation of the parties in Western Sahara conflict, Morocco and Polisario Front, and the two neighboring countries Algeria and Mauritania in Geneva roundtable on Western Sahara, on 5 - 6 December.

President of Republic felicitates Tanzanian President on Independence Day

Bir-Lehlu, December 8, 2018 (SPS) – President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, sent a congratulatory message to President of the United Republic of Tanzania, H.E. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli, on the 57th anniversary of the Independence Day.

USA supports efforts of UN Personal Envoy to find solution to Western Sahara conflict, says M’hammad Khaddad

Geneva (Switzerland), December 8, 2018 (SPS) - M’hammad Khaddad , member of the National Secretariat of the Polisario Front, and member of the Sahrawi negotiating delegation in the roundtable, which concluded Thursday in Geneva, Switzerland, has said that the United States of America has shown a clear interest in finding a solution to the conflict in Western Sahara, especially since last April, and accompanied the Personal Envoy of the UN Secretary-General, Horst Koehler, in

Second roundtable in Q1 2019

Geneva, December 7, 2018 (SPS)- The works of the roundtable on Western Sahara, organized in Geneva and initiated by UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy for Western Sahara Horst Kohler, ended Thursday with the decision of organizing a second roundtable in the first quarter of 2019, announced the UN’s emissary.

9th FICA: “Bidun Hawiya” screened in Algiers

Algiers, December 2018 (SPS) - Nayat Ahmed Abdeslam’s “Bidun Hawiya” (Sahrawis without nationality), a short film on the ordeal of the Sahrawi nationals in Spain to have a nationality, was presented Wednesday, in Algiers, as part of the 9th International Film Festival of Algiers (FICA), in the presence its director.

Geneva round table relaunches negotiations process

Geneva (Switzerland), December 7, 2018 (SPS) - The two-day round table on Western Sahara wrapped up on Thursday in Geneva. At the end of the works, UN Special Envoy for Western Sahara Horst Kohler has presented the final  communiqué.

The communiqué says that the round table has been convened "by UN Special Envoy for Western Sahara Horst Kohler" in conformity with the Resolution 2440 of the UN Security Council.

Frente POLISARIO urges rapid progress towards a solution providing for the Self-determination of the People of Western Sahara

Geneva, Dec 6 2018 (SPS) - Today the Frente POLISARIO concluded the first UN-led round table on Western Sahara, on behalf of the Sahrawi people. we reaffirmed our commitment to pursuing a just, lasting and mutually-agreed political solution leading to a process of self-determination in Western Sahara.