Frente POLISARIO: France involved in perpetuation of last colonial operation in Africa

Paris, June 18, 2021 (SPS) - France which supports Morocco in Western Sahara is involved in the perpetuation of the last colonial operation in Africa, Representative of the Frente POLISARIO in France, Mohamed Sidati, recently lamented.

The involvement of France allows to perpetuate the last colonial operation in Africa," said the Sahrawi representative during the "Decolonial Month" held in Grenoble throughout the month of June.

The diplomat further denounced the arms support provided by France to Morocco for "the continuation of the war in Western Sahara" in addition to its "political support to Moroccan expansionism."

"We are now experiencing the fallout of this harmful policy in our region as a whole," said Mohamed Sidati, noting that "the strategy of annexation and aggression led by Morocco with the tacit support of France, has led to the resumption of the war in the Western Sahara since November 13 last.

"The time has come for France to reconsider its policy detrimental to the Sahrawi people and all the region's people," he concluded  SPS

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