LONDON-Human Rights Organization Amnesty International denounced the verdict delivered against the group of Sahrawi political prisoners of Gdeim Izik in a trial marked by the absence of a "serious investigation on the torture inflicted to the group by Moroccan forces to extract confessions."
ROME- Member of the Italian Senate Stephani Bakari denounced Wednesday the unfair sentences against the Sahrawi political prisoners of Gdeim Izik group, considering them as “violation of human rights.”
ALGIERS- Ambassador of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) to Algeria Bachraya Hamoudi Bayoune denounces the heavy prison sentences handed down Wednesday against the political prisoners of Gdeim Izik.
RABAT-Sentences ranging from two years in prison to life imprisonment have been handed down against the Saharawi political prisoners of the Gdeim Izik group by the Criminal Chamber of the Court of Appeal in Sale, near Rabat, following a seven-month trial marked by irregularities, media reported.
ALGIERS- The ambassadors of South Africa and the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) to Algiers welcomed Tuesday Algeria’s unfailing support to the principles of self-determination, of the struggle of peoples for freedom and independence and the rejection of any form of occupation.
CHAHID EL HAFIDH (Refugee camps)- Sahrawi President Brahim Ghali denounced Tuesday the iniquitous sentences against a group of Sahrawi students as well as the malicious intention to impose severe penalties on the prisoners of Gdeim Izik, adding the Sahrawi cause is on the right track towards the unity of the Sahrawi people.
RABAT- The trial of the Saharawi political prisoners of the Gdeim Izik group has been postponed Tuesday to July 18 for the sixth consecutive time, media reported.
ALGIERS-Saharawi Foreign Minister Mohamed Salem Ould Essalek hailed the decision taken by the African Union (AU) to revive African mechanisms aiming to help resolve the conflict between Morocco and the Saharawi Republic, stressing that the recent positions of the organization taken last week during the summit in Addis Ababa were "judicious and logical.
NOUAKCHOTT-Participants in the training workshop on religious education manuals, which wrapped up Friday in Nouakchott (Mauritania), called to revise these manuals to face violent extremism threats.
BIR LAHLOU (Sahrawi territories)-The Sahrawi government and the Polisario Front denounced a Moroccan bill on delimitation of territorial waters between occupied Western Sahara and Canary Islands (Spain), and considered the bill "null and void," said Friday a statement of the Saharawi Ministry of Information.