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.
ALGIERS- The Algerian Civil Protection obtained Thursday, the certification to the INSARAG (International Search and Rescue Advisory Group) international standards in urban areas under the aegis of the United Nations.
ALGIERS- United Nations Resident Coordinator in Algeria Eric Overvest on Tuesday has called on the international community to increase its aid for Sahrawi refugees.
ALGIERS- Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel on Sunday said that the release by the UN news centre of erroneous reports on Western Sahara represents "a very serious precedent."
NEW YORK-The United Nations Secretariat on Friday apologized after its news centre released erroneous reports on Western Sahara attributed to petitioners, and promised to closely examine the issue.
NEW YORK- The representative of the Polisario Front Ahmed Boukhari was received Wednesday, in New York, by the United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, to whom he handed over a message of Brahim Ghali on the peace process in Western Sahara.
ALGIERS-Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel held talks Monday in New York with several counterparts on the sidelines of the 72nd United Nations General Assembly, the Foreign Affairs Ministry announced in a communiqué.
NEW YORK- The presidents of South Africa, Zimbabwe and Sao Tome and Principe launched an appeal in the United Nations to put an end to colonial occupation in Western Sahara and Palestine, reiterating security Council's responsibility to Western Sahara and Palestinian peoples.
ALGIERS- Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel will lead the Algerian delegation to the works of the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly, due to be held as from 19 September 2017, said Monday the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a statement.
NEW YORK- United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres welcomed Sunday the intention of his personal envoy for Western Sahara Horst Kohler to visit, shortly, the region to relaunch the peace process, frozen since 2012.