CHAHID EL HAFEDH- Sahrawi Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohamed Salem Ould Salek called on Morocco to respect its internationally recognized borders and deal with the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) and neighbouring countries in mutual respect.
RABAT (Morocco)- At least 17 people, most of them women, have been killed and 38 injured in a stampede during the distribution of food aid in the Essaouira, Morocco's west, on Sunday, Moroccan media reported, citing official sources.
MOSCOW- Human rights violations committed by the Moroccan occupying forces in Western Sahara were denounced in a conference organized Friday, in Moscow, jointly by the representation of the Polisario Front in the Russian capital and that of the United Nations Commission on Human Rights in Russia.
CAIRO- Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdelkader Messahel and his counterparts of Egypt Sameh Choukri and of Tunisia Khemaies Jihnaoui reiterated Wednesday, in Cairo, the consistent positions of their countries and the principles guiding their joint action to support the efforts aimed at resolving the Libyan crisis, reaffirming their commitment to dialogue and the political agreement as the only way to end the crisis in Libya.
MOSCOW- The Sahrawi people are “determined to continue their struggle for their independence, if the Moroccan occupying forces continue flouting the resolutions of the United Nations Security Council which affirm the right of the Sahrawi people to self-determination,” said Wednesday, in Moscow, the Polisario Front’s representative to Russia.
CHAHID EL-HAFED (Sahrawi Refugee Camps)- The National Secretariat of the Polisario Front renewed the Sahrawi party’s willingness to cooperate with international efforts aimed at the decolonization of Western Sahara, Africa’s last colony, in accordance with the Charter and Resolutions of the United Nations and the African Union.
CHAHID EL HAFEDH (Sahrawi refugee camps)- The Sahrawi issue at the level of the United Nations (UN) and the role of the UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO) were broached by the Sahrawi President and Secretary of the Polisario Front Brahim Ghali and special envoy of UN Secretary General to Western Sahara and head of UN mission Kim Bolduc, said the Sahrawi news agency SPS.
LONDON- Western Sahara Resource Watch (WSRW) has denounced the Moroccan wind energy projects in the occupied Sahrawi territories, underlining that the Moroccan and foreign companies involved in these projects are systematically violating the decisions of the European Court of Justice and the United Nations.
ALGIERS- The Sahrawi minister of Foreign Affairs Mohamed Salem Ould Salek said Wednesday, in Algiers, that “the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) and its territorial integrity are a red line,” stressing that “it is time for Morocco to put an end to its occupation of the Sahrawi territories.”
ALGIERS- Sahrawi Foreign Minister Mohamed Salem Ould Salek on Wednesday called on all stakeholders in the Western Sahara conflict, namely the United Nations, the African Union and mainly France, to assume their responsibilities and find a lasting solution.