LAAYOUNE (Occupied Saharawi Territories)- Moroccan occupation forces suppressed a sit-in staged by Saharawi employed people in occupied al-Ayun, injuring many protesters, Saharawi news agency SPS said Monday.
BRUSSELS – Western Sahara is a "non self governing territory," reaffirmed Monday the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, underlining that the final status of this territory is under a UN-supervised "negotiation process."
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 US NGO Western Sahara Foundation said in New York that the failure of the United Nations to hold a referendum on self-determination in Western Sahara had "tragic" consequences on the Saharawi people who underwent torture, imprisonment and disappearances.
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.
BIR LAHLOU (Sahrawi liberated territories)-President of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) Brahim Ghali said "it is time the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO) carries out the mission it was created for on 6 September 1991 in order to determine the fate of the Sahrawi people.
WASHINGTON - Representatives of several UN member states and regional organizations of Latin America and the Caribbean reaffirmed Monday in New York the right of the Sahrawi people to self-determination, calling on the UN to accelerate the process of Western Sahara decolonization.
LONDON (United Kingdom)- British non-governmental organization for solidarity with Western Sahara, "Western Sahara Campaign," reiterated its call for the mandate of the United Nation Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO) to be extended to include human rights monitoring in the occupied territories.
NEW YORK- The United Nations Security Council will receive a briefing on Western Sahara in October to discuss the situation in this non-self-governing territory, while the UN intends to relaunch mediation efforts from next month with a view to resuming talks between Polisario Front and Morocco.
BRUSSELS- Sanctions could be imposed on those stymieing progress in the implementation of the agreement on peace and reconciliation in Mali, stemmed from the process of Algiers, announced Thursday the European Union (EU).