June 2017

President of Republic congratulates his Seychelles counterpart on National Day

Bir-Lehlu, June 30, 2017 (SPS) – President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, sent Saturday a congratulatory message to President of the Republic of Seychelles H.E. Mr. Danny Faure on the occasion of the 41st anniversary of the independence of his country.

Polisario Front Representative to UN, Activist Aminetu Haidar received by President of Cabildo of Gran Canaria

Las Palmas, June 30, 2017 (SPS) - Representative of the Polisario Front to the United Nations, Bukhari Ahmed and Sahrawi Human Rights Activist, Aminetu Haidar, were received Thursday by President of the Cabildo of Gran Canaria, Antonio Morales, who was accompanied by Counselor of Territorial Policy, Ines Miranda, and Counselor of Institutional Cooperation and International Solidarity, Carmelo Ramírez.

"Culture and Sahrawi identity" marked the third day of the Juan Carlos University summer course in Madrid on the Sahrawi issue

Madrid (Spain), June 29, 2017 (SPS) - The third day of the summer course of the Juan Carlos University in Madrid on Western Sahara cause was attended by several lecturers on Saharwi culture, given by specialists in Sahrawi culture and anthropologists.

The representative of the Frente POLISARIO in Spain, Jira Bulahi, expressed thanks to the specialists who attended this course, noting the importance of culture in the struggle for freedom.

XV Congress of the Communist Party of Venezuela approves a resolution to support the legitimate struggle of the Saharawi people

Caracas, June 28, 2017 (SPS) - The XV Congress of the Communist Party of Venezuela, held between June 22 and 26, 2017 in the city of Caracas, has approved an important resolution to support the legitimate struggle of the Saharawi people under the leadership of the Frente POLISARIO to recover the freedom and independence of Western Sahara militarily occupied by Morocco since 1975.

 

President of Republic oversees Youth and Students Summer Program preparatory meeting

Chahed El Hafid ,June 28, 2017 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Frente POLISARIO, Mr. Brahim Gali, has chaired a preparatory meeting for the Summer Program for Youth and Students for this year.

 

29th AU Summit kicks off with the 34th Session of the Permanent Representative Committee

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 27 June 2017: Under the theme of “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investments in the Youth”, the 29th African Union Summit opened Tuesday 27 June 2017, at the African Union Headquarters, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, with the Thirty Fourth (34th) Ordinary Session of the Permanent Representatives’ Committee (PRC) in the presence of a Sahrawi delegation representing the Saharawi Republic led by the Permanent Representative African Union, Lamin

Tanzanian Foreign Minister affirms his country's position in support of the Sahrawi people's struggle.

Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) June 27, 2017. The Minister Delegate in Charge of African Affairs, Hamdi Al-Khalil Mayara, was received on Tuesday in Dar es Salaam by the Tanzanian Foreign Minister, Mr. Augustin Mahiga, who handed him a message from President Brahim Gali to his Tanzanian counterpart Dr. John Pompey Joseph Magovelli, on strengthening bilateral relations and the situation in Western Sahara and coordinating positions within the African Union.

Frente POLISARIO representative in Murcia signed a cooperation agreement with provincial labor committees

Murcia, Spain, June 27, 2017 (SPS) - A representative of the Frente POLISARIO, in the province of Murcia, Mohamed Labat Moustafa, has signed an agreement today with the Secretary-General of the Spanish Workers' Committees in the Spanish region of Murcia, Santiago Navarro Messiger.

Zambia reiterates its firm support for SADR sovereignty and territorial integrity

Lusaka, Zambia, June 27, 2017 (SPS) - President Edgar Lungu reiterated on Tuesday Zambian firm and traditional support for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the SADR during his welcome to the Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohamed Salem Ould salek, special envoy of President Brahim Gali.

South African President Jacob G. Zuma receives th Saharawi Foreign Minister

Pretoria, June 27, 2017 (SPS) - The member of the POLISARIO’s National Secretariat and SADR Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mohamed Salem Ould Salek was received yesterday  by S.E. President Jacob G. Zuma, President of the Republic of South Africa.

The head of the Saharawi Diolomacy delivered a message from the President of the Saharawi Republic and SG of the Frente POLISARIO, Mr. Brahim Gali ,.

Moroccan occupation forces intervene violently against Sahrawi demonstrators in occupied city of Aaiun

Occupied Aaiun, June 27, 2017 (SPS) - Moroccan occupation forces violently intervened against Sahrawi protestors denouncing the systematic looting of the wealth of Western Sahara.

MEPs call for "urgent" investigation into situation of Gdeim Izik group prisoners

Brussels, 25 June 2017 (SPS) - The Intergroup on Western Sahara in the European Parliament on Saturday called on the UN Human Rights Council to conduct an "urgent" investigation into the situation of the Saharawi political prisoners of the "Gdeim Izik" group, denouncing the "dramatic" situation of human rights in the occupied territories of Western Sahara.

Committee of 24 reaffirms its mandate of decolonization of Western Sahara

New York, 25 June 2017 (SPS) - The UN Special Committee on Decolonization, known as the Committee of 24, reaffirmed its mandate for the decolonization of the territory of Western Sahara, disavowing formally Morocco which wanted to question it.

In its report sanctioning the work of its substantive session which ended on Friday evening in New York, the Committee of 24 unanimously reaffirmed its commitment to the right of the Saharawi people to self-determination.

President of Republic felicitates President Bouteflika on Eid Al-Fitr

Bir Lahlu, June 24, 2017 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, sent a congratulatory message to the President of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria , Abdelaziz Bouteflika, on the occasion of Eid Al-Fitr Eid Al-Fitr.

President of Republic congratulates Mozambican counterpart on National Day

Bir Lehlou, 24 June 2017 (SPS) – President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, has sent a congratulatory message to President of the Republic of Mozambique H.E. Mr Filipe Nyusi, on the 42nd anniversary of the independence of this sisterly country.

Pierre Galand denounces an attempt to present Western Sahara as Moroccan territory

Brussels, 24 June 2017 (SPS) - The President of the European Coordination of Committees in support of the Saharawi people, Pierre Galand, protested Friday against the way French television channel France2 presented documentary "Morocco seen from the sky ", denouncing an attempt to make Western Sahara  as a Moroccan territory.

British company ends activities in illegal trade of Western Sahara’s phosphate

London, June 23, 2017 (SPS) - LT Ugland shipping group of the Isle of Man announced that it will end its involvement in the trade of the phosphate rock of Western Sahara, illegally occupied by Morocco, according to the Western Sahara Resource Watch (WSRW).

Moroccan court of appeal in Marrakech postpones trial of Saharawi students

Marrakesh (Morocco) , June 23, 2017 (SPS) - The court of appeal of the Moroccan city of Marrakesh decided Thursday to postpone the trial of the Saharawi students until July 6, after their appearance in the court.

The Sahrawi students entered the courtroom wearing the Sahrawi national dress, Daraa, and chanted slogans calling for the self-determination and independence of the Saharawi people.

SADR participates in Africa Public Service Day conference in Kigali

Kigali, June 23, 2017 (SPS) - The delegate minister in charge of African affairs, Hamdi Jalil Mayara, has taken part  in the Africa Public Service Day conference celebrated in Rwandan capital Kigali.

Celebrated on June 23 annually by African Union (AU) member states to mark and appreciate the work being done by the public service, the Africa Public Service Day is also marked every two years at a continental level and hosted by one of AU member countries.

National Secretariat examines Sahrawi issue developments at various levels

Chahid El Hafed, 22 June 2017 (SPS) - Under the chairmanship of the President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Frente POLISARIO Mr. Brahim Gali, the Frente POLISARIO National Secretariat held its fifth regular session.

 

President condemns terrorist attack in Nigeria

Bir Lehlu (Liberated Territories), June 21, 2017 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Frente POLISARIO, Mr. Brahim Gali, condemned the terrorist attack that struck the Nigerian city of Borno, which killed 12 people and wounded more than a dozen people.

President condemns attack on a mosque in London

Bir Lehlu (Liberated Territories), June 21, 2017 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Frente POLISARIO, Mr. Brahim Gali, condemned the attack on worshipers on Sunday near a mosque in London.

Human Rights Department Director at Algerian Foreign Ministry deplores continuing suffering of Saharawi refugees

Algeria, June 21, 2017 (SPS) - The Algerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed on Tuesday that tackling the issue of refugees is "an integral part of the overall solution to the Sahrawi issue", renewing Algeria's support for the Saharawi people's right to self-determination.

President of Republic expresses condolences to president of Portugal following victims of forest fires

Bir Lehlu, June 21, 2017 (SPS) - - The President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Frente POLISARIO Brahim Gali sent a message of condolences to his Portuguese counterpart, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, for the tragic consequences of the forest fires hit dozens of Portuguese lives

CNSDH demands acceleration of self-determination process for Saharawi people

Algiers, June 21, 2017 (SPS) - the head of the Saharawi National Human Rights Commission, Abba El Haissan has the UN to take responsibility, by accelerating the process of self-determination of Sahrawi people the President of the National Saharan Human Rights Commission. Saharawi people

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