October 2019

“The Saharawi cause is a priority for the Algerian people, in their support for the liberation movements in Africa” (parliamentary group)

Algiers, Oct 22, 2019 (SPS) - The Algerian-Western Sahara parliamentary friendship and fraternity group said, Monday in a statement, that the Saharawi cause is a priority for the Algerian people in their support of the liberation movements in Africa.

Algeria's support to Western Sahara people, clear and unequivocal

Algiers, 21 October 2019 (SPS) - Algeria's position in support of the Sahrawi cause and Western Sahara people's right to self-determination is "clear and unequivocal," the minister of Communication, spokesman of the Government and acting minister of Culture, Hassan Rabehi, said Monday.

Rabehi, in reply to a question on Amar Saadani's latest comments about Western Sahara, said they were "trivial" and reflect only the views of their author.

EU does not recognize Morocco’s sovereignty over Western Sahara

New York (United Nations), 21 October 2019 (SPS) -The European States have finally and clearly recognized that Morocco was not sovereign over the Western Sahara territory in accordance with “extension” agreements sealed in early 2019 between the European Union (EU), said Lawyer of the Polisario Front, Gilles Devers.

Fisahara wraps up in wilaya of Awsard

Wilaya of Awsard (Refugee Camps), 20 October 2019 (SPS) -  The 15th edition of Fisahara (Sahara International Film Festival) held from 15 to 20 October 2019 in the wilaya of Awsard, Saharawi refugee camp, in the presence of foreign delegations and national invitees, has been wrapped up.

UN’s Fourth Committee: Sahrawis’ inalienable right to self-determination reaffirmed

New York (UN) 19 October 2019 (SPS) - The 74th Session of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) adopted a resolution Wednesday evening reaffirming the right of Sahrawi people to self-determination and independence, in accordance with the principles set out in the United Nations charter and UN General Assembly Resolution 1514 on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples.

UN Security Council calls for appointing new special envoy

New York, 19 October 2019 (SPS) – The UN Security Council, met Wednesday, to address Western Sahara question, called for appointing a successor to special envoy Horst Kohler.

During this in camera meeting, there was consensus on two important points: rapidly appointing a successor to Kohler and preserving what has been achieved in Geneva talks, said a source close to the matter.

Cuba reaffirms its commitment to defend the right of the Saharawi people to self-determination

New York, Oct 17, 2019 (SPS) - Cuba reaffirmed at the UN, its commitment to defend the right of the Saharawi people to self-determination based on respect for the principles and purposes of the UN Charter , International Law and the relevant resolutions of the General Assembly.

Fisahara 15th edition of the International Film Festival kicks off in Ausserd

Ausered, Oct  17,  2019 (SPS) - The 15th edition of the Western Sahara International Film Festival kicked off yesterday  in the Wilaya of Ausserd, in the presence of members of the National Secretariat, the government, foreign solidarity, artists and a large audience from the camps of Ausserd.

UN Committee for Decolonisation’s new resolution reaffirms Saharawi people’s inalienable right to self-determination and independence

New York (United Nations) 17 October 2019 (SPS)- The 74th Session of the Special Political and Decolonisation Committee (Fourth Committee) adopted a resolution Wednesday evening reaffirming the right of the people of Western Sahara to self-determination and independence.

Wilaya of Ausserd hosts 15th edition of Western Sahara International Film Festival

Chahid El Hafed, Oct 16, 2019 (SPS) - The Wilaya of Ausserd  , Saharawi refugee camps, will host from October 15th until October 20 the activities of the fifteenth edition of the International Film Festival in Western Sahara, known as FiSahara, held under the theme “Universal Declaration.” According to the website of the Fsahara

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