Algiers: Solidarity Forum with the Saharawi people stresses the need to allow the Saharawi people exercise their right self-determination

Algiers, 21, Feb  2022 (SPS)-The participants in the Diplomatic Forum of Solidarity with the Saharawi people reiterated in Algiers, the need to allow the Saharawi people to exercise their right to self-determination, calling on the United Nations (UN) to accelerate the process of decolonization of Western Sahara, the last colony in Africa.

At a press conference organized Monday by the charge d'affaires of the South African embassy in Algeria, Patrick Rankhumise, with the participation of the ambassador of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic, Abdelkader Taleb Omar, and the representative of the embassy of the Republic of Namibia in Algeria, The meeting was attended by 30 ambassadors and diplomats in Algeria, as well as the president of the Algerian National Committee of Solidarity with the Saharawi People and dozens of personalities in solidarity with the Saharawi cause.

The participants in the Forum meeting ratified the commitment of their respective governments to continue backing and supporting the Saharawi cause.

For his part, the Saharawi ambassador, Abdelkader Taleb Omar, said that the meeting of the Diplomatic Forum of Solidarity with the Saharawi People allowed the participants to express their solidarity with the struggle of the Saharawi people and ask the United Nations to speed up decolonization in the last colony in Africa.

For his part, the president of the Algerian Committee of solidarity with the Saharawi people, Said Ayachi, highlighted the role of civil society in supporting the Saharawi people's struggle for the decolonization of Western Sahara, reiterating Algeria's position in favor of the cause of the Saharawi people.

The Diplomatic Forum of Solidarity with the Saharawi People was launched yesterday in Algeria by a group of accredited ambassadors in Algeria from various regions of the world.SPS

 

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