SHAHED EL-HAFEDH (Sahrawi refugee camps)- President of Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) and Secretary General of Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, on Wednesday called on the European Union (EU) to abide by the ruling of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) on EU-Morocco fisheries agreement, signed in 2014, and declared "invalid" by the ECJ Advocate General Melchior Wathelet.

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EU-Morocco fisheries agreement is invalid

Wednesday, 10 January 2018 13:51

BRUSSELS- The fisheries agreement concluded between the European Union (EU) and Morocco is invalid because of its implementation on Western Sahara and its territorial waters, according to the findings of the advocate general of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), published on Wednesday.

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BOUJDOUR (Sahrawi refugee camps)- President of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) and Secretary General of the Polisario Front Brahim Ghali affirmed Tuesday, in Boujdour, that the Sahrawi State is determined to honour its commitments as part of the African Union (AU) concerning the enshrinement of the rule of law and fight against all forms of organized crime and terrorism, despite the various difficulties resulting from an exceptional situation because of the iniquitous Moroccan occupation  of some parts of the Sahrawi territory.

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BRUSSELS-The High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the EU Commission Federica Mogherini on Tuesday reiterated the European Union’s resolute support to the efforts made by the Union Nations to “ensure the self-determination” of the Sahrawi people and address this longstanding conflict.

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WASHINGTON (U.S.A)- The famous Boston newspaper The Christian Science Monitor addresses, in a thorough investigation, the extent of censorship on Morocco where Monarchy has a complete control on press, reinforcing trend on self-censorship. 

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ALGIERS- The ambassador of the Palestinian State Louai Aissa highlighted Saturday, in Algiers, the need for the reunification of Palestinian ranks in order to face the current challenges on the basis of the independence declaration signed in Algiers in 1988 “of which we still follow the path in order to smooth out misunderstandings.”

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NEW YORK- Morocco had strongly opposed the United Nations’ request to dispatch a technical mission to El Guergarat to examine ways to resolve the crisis in this buffer zone in the south of Western Sahara, The representative of the Polisario Front to the United Nations told APS on Saturday.

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NEW YORK- United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres expressed concerns over the recent tension in the buffer strip of Al Guerguerat, calling on Morocco and Polisario Front for restraint.

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CHAHID El-HAFEDH – The General Assembly of the Sahrawi Lawyers Union has denounced the plunder and the illegal exploitation of Western Sahara natural resources by the Moroccan occupation forces.

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AL AYUN- Two Japanese university professors were expelled from the occupied city of Al Ayun to Casablanca by the Moroccan Authorities, said the Sahrawi news agency SPS.

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