February 2016


About us

SPS (Sahara Press Service) is a public service of Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic whose headquarters are located in Shaheed El Hafed. It was established March 29, 1999 to publicize the facts and developments on the question of Western Sahara, a former Spanish colony which in October 1975, was militarily invaded and occupied by the Kingdom of Morocco.

SPS dispatches in French were posted on the internet in April, 1999 thanks to the combined efforts of Friends of Sahrawi people in Switzerland and Spain.

Participating in Sahara-Marathon is another form of support to Sahrawi people’s fight

El Aaiun (Sahrawi Refugee camps) February 24, (SPS)- The participants in the 16th Western Sahara marathon (Sahara-marathon) said, Tuesday, that their presence in this competition, which became traditional, is another form of support to the fight of the Sahrawi people for their independence and right to self-determination.

Western Sahara: Morocco must "urgently" engage in negotiations with Polisario Front

PARIS-French Association of Friends of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (AARASD) called on Monday in Paris Morocco to "urgently" engage in negotiation with the Polisario Front, "instead of invective and blackmail."