The Ministry of OOTT and Diaspora condemns the expulsion of IU member

Chahid El Hafed, Nov 01, 2017 (SPS) - The Ministry of the Occupied Terrirories and the Saharawi Diaspora condemned on Tuesday, through a statement, the expulsion of several members of the United Left, from the occupied El Aaiun.

"After the expulsion of a delegation composed of MEPs, on October 27, the occupier, once again repeats the same cowardly act, by expelling Unai Orbegozo Uribesalgo and Amaia Arenal Vidorreta belonging to the Spanish political force, Izquierda Unida", The statement notes, before stating that "arbitrary expulsion" aims to prevent reporting on the "deteriorated situation of human rights in Western Sahara."

The Ministry of Occupied Territories and Diaspora, has appealed the international community and all human rights organizations, to exert their pressure on Morocco, to lift its blockade imposed on the territory.

Finally, the Ministry demands the release of all Saharawi political prisoners, as well as the creation of a UN mechanism to report and document the human rights situation in Western Sahara. SPS

 

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