April 2019

France encourages Morocco in preventing political settlement, says senator Prunaud

Paris (France), April 13, 2019 (SPS) - French senator Christine Prunaud said Wednesday that France encourages Morocco which is preventing any political settlement in Western Sahara (as part of the UN peace process).

Morocco hinders Kohler’s freedom of movement, UN deplores

New York, April 13, 2019 (SPS) - Secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres deplored the restrictions imposed by Morocco to freedom of movement of his Personal Envoy, Horst Kohler and the MINURSO (the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara).

Frente POLISARIO sends a letter to UNSC Presidency ahead of the Council's Western Sahara situation discussion

New York, April 09, 2019 (SPS) - The UN Security Council is scheduled to hold a consultation on the situation in Western Sahara on Wednesday morning in New York in the light of the UN Secretary-General's report, during which the Council will hear a briefing by Personal Envoy Horst Koehler, And another directly to the Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO), Mr. Colin Stewart.

ANC reiterates support for Sahrawi people’s right to self-determination and independence

Pretoria, April 8, 2019 (SPS) - The African National Congress (ANC) has reaffirmed support for the right of the Saharawi people to self-determination and independence, in the statement of the Party for the year 2019 regarding international relations and cooperation.

Efforts of UN Personal Envoy hampered by Morocco's intransigent position (President of Republic)

Reykjavik (Iceland), 07 April 2019 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the POLISARIO Front, Brahim Ghali, has reaffirmed that the efforts of the Personal Envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Western Sahara, President Horst Koehler, collide with Morocco's intransigent position, which is contrary to the resolutions of the Security Council, seeks to impose preconditions that deviate from the legal framework of the solution, and violate international legitima

UN denounces construction of sand wall by Morocco

New York, April 6, 2019 (SPS) - The United Nations has denounced the construction by Morocco of a new wall of sand near occupied Sahrawi territory of Mahbes which it described as a "major violation" of the military agreement N 1, demanding the dismantling of this barrier as well as all military posts deployed by the Moroccan army in restricted areas.

British high court of justice upholds CJEU decision

London (United Kingdom), April 6, 2019 (SPS)- England and Wales High Court (EWHC) has recently implemented the decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), which has recognized occupied Western Sahara people's right to self-determination, after the examination of a complaint lodged by Western Sahara Campaign UK (WSCUK).

The Saharawi Republic is a result of people's right to self-determination

By: Deich Mohamed Saleh

President, Brahim Gali, meets with Iceland Prime Minister

Reykjavik (Iceland), April 04, 2019 (SPS) - The President of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Secretary General of the Frente POLISARIO, Brahim Gali, meets with the Icelandic Prime Minister, Katrin Jakobsdóttir, as part of the official visit to Iceland.

Sahrawi political prisoner El Bachir Elabd Elmahdar Yadda begins hunger strike in solidarity with his companion Mohamed Hassena Ahmed-Salem Bureal

Occupied Aaiun, April 03, 2019 (SPS) – the Sahrawi political prisoner El Bachir Elabd Elmahdar Yadda has started a hunger strike for 48 hours in solidarity with his companion Mohamed Hassena Ahmed-Salem Bureal, this sympathized move comes in the framework of the campaign of solidarity with Sahrawi political prisoners

"Hamada" film on Sahrawi youth of refugee camps awarded in Paris

Paris, April 1, 2019 (SPS) - Documentary film "Hamada" on the Sahrawi youth of the refugee camps was awarded twice at the “Cinéma du reel” festival, organizers said Wednesday.