November 2018

AU Commission provides symbolic donation to Sahrawi refugees

Shaheed Al-Hafeed,  November 10, 2018 (SPS) - Commissioner for Political Affairs of the African Union, Minata Samate Cessouma, accompanied by Ambassador of the Kingdom of Lesotho to the African Union, Prof Mafa Sejanamane, and representative of Sub-Committee on Refugees, Returnees and Internally Displaced Persons in Africa, provided symbolic financial assistance to Sahrawi refugees at the amount of $ 100,000.

President of Republic congratulates his Angolan counterpart on Independence Day

Bir-Lehlu, November 10, 2018 (SPS) – President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, has sent a message of congratulations to President of the Republic of Angola, His Excellency Joao Lourenco, on the occasion of the 43th anniversary of the Independence Day of the Republic of Angola.

Ghali urges AU to stop Morocco's attempts to undermine Constitutive Act

Shaheed Al Hafeed, November 10, 2018 (SPS) -President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, urged the African Union (AU) to stop Moroccan attempts to undermine the organization’s Constitutive Act.

Panel on women in on the sideline of Municipalism towards the process of decolonization of Western Sahara Conference

Cádiz (Andalucía), November 08, 2018 (SPS) - The Municipalism towards the decolonization of Western Sahara conference has organized a panel on the experience and role of Saharawi women in the struggle for Sahrawi self-determination and independence.

Sahrawi ambassador calls speech of Mohamed VI "contradictory", aims at undermining settlement efforts

Algiers,  Nov  08, 2018 (SPS) -  Ambassador of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) to Algeria Abdelkader Taleb Omar on Wednesday in Algiers said that the Moroccan regime was trying to mislead the international public opinion and "undermine" the efforts aiming the settlement of Western Sahara conflict, "as it is reflected in the speech of King Mohamed VI on the occasion of 43rd anniversary of the Moroccan invasion of the Sahrawi territory, he called the anniversa

Saharawi delegation takes part in the Spanish municipalities Conference in face of the decolonization of Western Sahara

Cadiz (Spain), Nov 08, 2018 (SPS) – Sahrawi delegation headed by the Prime Minister, Mohamed Luali Akeik took part at the conference of  Municipal Policies in the face of the decolonization of Western Sahara with the presence of Spanish municipalities, parliamentarians and researchers on various aspects related to the question of Western Sahara

Sahrawi delegation holds talks with Catalonia Government Cooperation and Development General Director

Catalonia (Spain) Nov 06, 2018 (SPS) - The General Director of Cooperation and Development of the Government of Catalonia, Manuel Beila, received a Saharawi delegation, composed of  the international secretary of  Sahrawi Women Union, Jadiyetu Al mojtar, together with human rights activist Hassna Alia, in the presence of the deputy representative of the Frente POLISARIO in the province of Catalonia Mr. Amah Yahdih.

Saharawi Government expresses its strong condemnation of the Moroccan speech King

Chahid El Hafed (Refugee camps), Nov 7, 2018 (SPS) - The Government of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic has strongly condemned the content of the speech of the King of Morocco delivered this November 6 on the occasion of the 43 years of the Moroccan invasion of Western Sahara.

13rd Interfaith Dialogue for Peace concludes its work

Boujdour (refugee camps), Nov 06, 2018 (SPS) - The 13th Interfaith Dialogue for Peace, held  under the theme "Family in the Divine Books", on Monday evening concluded  its work in the Wilaya of Boujdour, Saharawi refugee camps with the presence of members of the National Secretariat, the Saharwi Government, the National Council, as well as foreign delegations from Algeria, America, France

A French association calls for Saharawi people right to self-determination

Paris, France, Nov 06 2018 (SPS) - The French Association for Friendship and Solidarity with the Peoples of Africa called for enabling the Saharawi people to exercise their right to self-determination, denouncing the brutal violations of human rights committed by the occupying Moroccan authorities  against the Sahrawi civilian since October 1975.

Frente POLISARIO Representation in France takes part in the funeral of the late reporter friend of the Saharawi people, Gérald Bloncourt

Paris, Nov 06, 2018 (SPS) -The Representation of the Frente POLISARIO in France and the Association of Friends of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), together with several political and artistic figures, journalists and diplomats, took part Monday in the funeral ceremony of the photographer and reporter, Gèrald Blancourt at the Pierre Lachise cemetery in the 20th district of the French capital, Paris.

Macron, Kagamé and Mohammed VI challenged over human rights situation in Western Sahara

Paris, November 5, 2018 (SPS) - French President Emmanuel Macron, Rwandan President Paul Kagame, the current President of the African Union (AU), and King Mohammed VI of Morocco were addressed to a letter in which a French association denounces human rights abuses in Western Sahara, a non-autonomous territory occupied by Morocco.

President of Republic oversees graduation of new batch of SPLA fighters

Martyr Haddad Military School, November 5, 2018 (SPS) - The President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Brahim Ghali, supervised, Monday at Martyr Haddad Military School, the graduation of a new batch of the Sahrawi People's Liberation Army (SPLA).

Polisario Front calls COFACE to end illegal activities in Western Sahara

Paris (France), November 4, 2018 (SPS) - Polisario Front called on the French insurance company for foreign trade COFACE to stop all activities in occupied Western Sahara, demanding that it uphold the decisions of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJUE) banning all economic activity without the consent of Western Sahara people.

Polisario Front willing to cooperate with UN for Western Sahara decolonization

Shaheed Al Hafeed, November 3, 2018 (SPS) -The Polisario Front on Friday reaffirmed its willingness to cooperate with the United Nations for the decolonization of Western Sahara, and called the Security Council to bring the Kingdom of Morocco back to unconditioned negotiations.

The Polisario Front made this statement at the meeting of the Permanent Bureau of the national secretariat of the front, chaired by Sahrawi President Brahim Ghali. 

President of United Republic of Tanzania reiterates firm support for struggle of Sahrawi people

Dar Es-Salaam, November 3, 2018 (SPS) - The President of the United Republic of Tanzania, H.E. John Magufuli, reiterated his country's firm support for the legitimate struggle of the Sahrawi people for self-determination.

International Conference on Religions Dialogue for Peace kicks off in Sahrawi refugee camps

Boujdour  (Refugee Camps), November 3, 2018 (SPS) The 13th edition of the International Conference on Religions Dialogue for Peace kicked off Saturday in the wilaya of Boujdour, Sahrawi refugee camps, and lasts for three days.

The annual Conference, organized in cooperation between the Ministry of Justice and Religious Affairs and American organization “Not Forgotten International,” will this year address the theme of "Family in holy Books".

Security Council: Massive support for self-determination of Saharawi people

New York, November 3, 2018 (SPS) - Calls for support for the self-determination of the Sahrawi people were numerous on Wednesday at the United Nations Security Council where the majority of delegations reiterated unequivocally their support for the inalienable right of the Sahrawis to self-determination.

Permanent Bureau of National Secretariat restates cooperation of Sahrawi Party with UN efforts to accomplish decolonization of Western Sahara

Shaheed Al-Hafed, November 2, 2018 (SPS) - The Permanent Bureau of the National Secretariat of the Polisario Front reaffirmed on Friday the cooperation of the Sahrawi party with the efforts of the United Nations to achieve the decolonization of Western Sahara, following a meeting chaired by President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario front, Brahim Ghali.

Wilaya of Boujdour hosts 12th edition of ARTifariti

Boujdour (Refugee Camps) Nov 01, 2018 (SPS) – The 12th edition of the International Arts and Human Rights Encounters in the Western Sahara (known as; ARTifariti), started Wednesday at the Sahrawi school of arts in the Wilaya of Boujdour, refugee camps, in the presence of the Prime Minister, Mr.

Sahrawi ambassador Farewell after finishing his mission as extraordinary and plenipotentiary ambassador of SADR to Tanzania

Dar Es Salaam, Nov 01, 2018 (SPS) -. The African Diplomatic Group accredited in Tanzania on Wednesday organized a farewell ceremony to the Saharawi Ambassador Brahim Salem Buseif on having completed his mission as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic to the United Republic of Tanzania, according to a statement from the Saharawi Embassy in that African sister nation.

UNSC extends Minurso mandate for six months

United Nations, Nov 01, , 2018 (SPS) .- The UN Security Council extended for six months the mandate of the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (Minurso), as presented by the United States,  in order to continue pressing the parties to negotiate directly and without conditions to find a solution to the conflict.

Manifestation in Berlin to denounce Western Sahara natural resources illegal exploitation

Berlin (Germany), Nov 01, 2018 (SPS) -The Sahrawis demonstrators denounced in Berlin, Germany, the illegal looting of the Sharwi people natural resouces ,reminding  the European countries of their responsibility in the decolonization of Western Sahara and to demand from the international community the holding of the self-determination referendum promised by the ONU.

President Brahim Gali sends congratulatory message to his Algerian counterpart, President Abdelaziz Buteflika on 64th anniversary of Algerian revolution

Bir Lehlu (SADR Liberated Territories), Nov 01, 2018 (SPS) -. The President of the Republic, Secretary General of Frente POLISARIO, Brahim Gali sent a message of congratulations to his Algerian counterpart, President Abdelaziz Buteflika on the occasion of the 64th anniversary of the glorious Algerian Revolution that is commemorated on the first of November each year.

Frente Polisario calls on the Security Council to use its collective weight to advance direct negotiations between the two parties (Press Release)

[Tifariti, Liberated Territories of Western Sahara–31 October 2018] The Frente POLISARIO takes note of the adoption by the UN Security Council of its resolution 2440 (2018) by which it decided to extend the mandate of the UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO) for a period of six months.