FLN reiterates support for right of Saharawi people to self-determination and independence

Algiers, Nov. 14, 2016 (SPS) The Algerian National Liberation Front's Secretary-General, Djamal Ould Abbes, reiterated Sunday his party's support for the right of the Saharawi people to self-determination and independence, during a reception to Sahrawi ambassador to Algeria, Bouchraya Hamoudi Beyoun.

Mr. Ould Abbes affirmed that this position emanates from that of the Algerian people government, recalling the historical relations of struggle linking the Algerian National Liberation Front and the Polisario Front.

He also reiterated that his party will remain a strong advocate in accordance with the spirit and the values of the 1st November Revolution in defence of the right of peoples to self-determination, including the Sahrawi people.

The Saharawi diplomat informed his interlocutor on the latest developments of the Saharawi question, recalling the obstacles placed by Morocco against the efforts of the United Nations to enable the Sahrawi people to exercise their right to self-determination, in accordance with all international resolutions.

Mr. Beyoun reaffirmed the will of the Sahrawi people to continue their struggle until the recovery of their freedom and independence. (SPS)