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- 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.
NEW YORK - United Nations Spokesman Stéphane Dujarric said Tuesday that new UN envoy for Western Sahara Horst Kohler was pursuing his mediation mission in Western Sahara, in conformity with the mandate conferred on him by the Security Council.
LONDON-Thousands of protesters gathered Saturday in London in front of the British Parliament after a two-hour demonstration in the city centre to mark the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, and demand justice and respect for Palestinians’ rights.
WASHINGTON (USA) – The retaliatory measures imposed by Morocco with regard to the UN Mission for the referendum in Western Sahara (Minurso) had comprised the running of this UN mission, preventing it from accomplishing its tasks, said Friday a report on U.S. Participation in the United Nations in 2016.
SAO PAOLO (Brazil) – The World Peace Council has strongly condemned the expulsion of several MEPs from Morocco-occupied Western Sahara as they were preparing to go to the occupied territories to inquire about the human rights situation, claiming that the kingdom's attempt to prevent access to the occupied Sahrawi territories "will not succeed".
LONDON – The British government must "atone" for the Balfour Declaration which caused 100 years of sufferings in Occupied Palestine, said Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas in a contribution published Wednesday in London.
On the 100th anniversary of the Balfour declaration, the British government should take the opportunity to make things right, he added.