UN position on Western Sahara remains unchanged despite Trump’s position

New York (United Nations) 11 December 2020 (SPS)- United Nations position on Western Sahara remains unchanged despite position voiced by outgoing US President, Donald Trump, indicated UN Secretary General’s Spokesperson, Stephane Dujarric, yesterday evening.

"On the sovereignty issue, the secretary-general's position remains unchanged. He remains convinced that a solution to the question of Western Sahara is possible, and that's in accordance with relevant Security Council Resolutions," Mr. Dujarric said. (SPS)

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