ALGIERS- President of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR), Ibrahim Ghali, has greeted the sacrifices and struggling of Western Sahara people and Saharawi prisoners, in the jails of Moroccan occupation authorities, for recovery of independence, stressing that Morocco seeks in vain to undermine Saharawi people's will through continuous human rights abuses.
KAMPALA (Uganda)- The works of the Solidarity Summit on Refugees got underway Friday in teh capital of Uganda, Kampala.
LONDON- LT Ugland shipping group of the Isle of Man announced that it will end its involvement in the trade of the phosphate rock of Western Sahara, illegally occupied by Morocco, according to the Western Sahara Resource Watch (WSRW).
ALGIERS- Solidarity Summit on Refugees, taking place in Kampala, Uganda, and attended by Foreign Minister Abdelkader Messahel in his capacity as representative of President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika, started Thursday with the visit of some centres for refugees, to be followed by workshops on issues relating to refugees and migrants in Africa, the ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.
TINDOUF- Sports tournament in Tindouf, Algeria's south, has marked the World Refugee Day (June 20), at the initiative of the ministry of Sports of the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) in coordination with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).
GENEVA- Sahrawi activist Mina Abaali called on the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva to protect Sahrawi people's natural resources from the systematic looting by foreign companies from the European Union and by others from Morocco.
BRUSSELS- French members of the European Parliament (MEPs) from the EELV, Green/ALE parliamentary group, on Friday urged King of Morocco Mohamed VI to take into account his people's aspirations and "not to suppress" popular protests expressing a "deep social malaise."
PARIS- The lawyers of Sahrawi activists, tried by the Court of Appeal of Rabat, denounced Thursday, in Paris, the Moroccan justice which has been exploited to settle political scores after six months of hearings marked by the absence of proofs.
RABAT- The appeal proceedings of the Sahrawi political prisoners of Gdeim Izik group continued Thursday in Sale (Rabat) at a time when an international campaign is led to denounce the serious violations against the 24 political prisoners who are subject to an unfair trial.
NEW YORK- Morocco which blocks the peace process in Western Sahara since 2012 return to the negotiating table "with a spirit of honest cooperation" by abandoning its hidden agenda for the territory, said Monday in New York, Polisario Front representative to UN Ahmed Boukhari.