First Military Region Commander meets MINURSO head

First Military Region (Liberated Territories), August, 31 2016 (SPS) -The Commander of the first Military Region of Saharawi People's Liberation Army (SPLA), Mr. Beidalla Mohamed Brahim, met yesterday the head of the military forces of the United Nations Mission for the referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO), Mr. Mohamed Tayeb Azzam, at the headquarters of the region.

During this meeting, attended by several military leaders of the region, the head of the mission of UN peacekeeping "asked the Saharawi party" patience and self-control ", highlighting the commitment of its mission to ensure that the Moroccan part respects the status quo of the Military Agreement No. 1 signed in 1991, in order to avoid any tension that may make the situation explode at any moment. "

In this regard, the POLISARIO officially informed the United Nations about the deployment of units of the Saharawi army in the area, since last August 28, 2016, to prevent any Moroccan activity outside the wall, including continued asphalt work, which aim to change the status quo prevailing since the entry into force of the ceasefire. (SPS)