President of Timor-Leste Parliament and its former President support Saharawi just Cause

Dili (Timor-Leste), August 13th, 2021 - The President of National Parliament of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, H.E. Mr. Aniceto Guterres Lopez received Thursday the Ambassador of Saharawi Republic (S.A.D.R) in Dili, Mr. Malainin Abba.

Mr. Malainin was received Friday also by the former President of Timor-Leste and the laureate of the Nobel Peace Prize of 1996, H.E. Dr. Jose Ramos-Horta, which was awarded to him for his work towards a just and peaceful solution to the conflict in East Timor.

Both the actual President of the National Parliament and the former President of Timor-Leste expressed their Solidarity with the just struggle of the Saharawi people for exercising its right to Self-determination and Independence.

The Saharawi Ambassador during both meetings updated his interlocutors about different aspects of the latest developments in Western Sahara; including the situation after Morocco had violated the cease-fire agreement in the territory and the new wave of systematic human rights violations committed by the occupying state against the Saharawi people in the occupied parts of Western Sahara.