Angola calls to respect Sahrawi people inalienable right to self-determination and independence

New York (United States), Nov 02, 2021 (SPS) - The Republic of Angola appealed to respect the inalienable right of the Saharawi people to self-determination and independence.

During his intervention before the Committee on Special Policy and Decolonization or Fourth Committee, Mr. Ambassador João Iambeno Gimolieca, Deputy Permanent Representative of the Republic of Angola at the UN, declared Angola “welcomes the measures taken by the Fourth Committee to effectively guarantee the implementation of the Declaration of the Concession of Independence to all territories that still remain under the control of occupying powers, particularly Western Sahara ”.

“It is imperative that all parties collaborate to facilitate the overall process, recognizing the fundamental role of the Special Envoy of the Secretary General in accelerating the search for a just and lasting solution for the entire region, in accordance with the relevant Security Council resolutions of the UN ”, highlighted Mr. João Iambeno. SPS

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