NEW YORK-The Security Council on Wednesday expressed its support to the efforts made by the UN SG Personal Envoy Horst kohler to revive peace process in Western Sahara, and called his mission “an important contribution” to reviving negotiations between the Polisario Front and Morocco.
BRUSSELS (Belgium)- The position of the African Union on the participation of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) in the 5th African Union-European Union Summit scheduled on 29 and 30 November in Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) is accepted by all its members,” said Wednesday in Brussels, the Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat.
LONDON-The British government has reiterated support to the self-determination of the Sahrawi people in accordance with on the basis of the principles contained in the UN Charter.
NEW YORK-The Polisario Front reiterated its support to the United Nations Secretary General Personal Envoy for Western Sahara Envoy Horst Kohler and urged the Security Council “to contribute to the revival of peace process in Western Sahara.”
NEW YORK-A Polisario Front delegation including Mhamed Khadad, Sahrawi coordinator with the Minurso and Ahmed Boukhari, representative in New York, on Tuesday held talks with the United Nations Personal Envoy for Western Sahara Horst Kohler.
ALGIERS- The United Nations Special Envoy to Libya Ghassan Salamé said he is optimistic with the “peaceful and constructive consultations on Libya’s future,” just days before the announcement of the position of the Libyan Chamber of representatives (Parliament) on the latest amended version of the political agreement in conformity with the road map proposed by the UN mission, which urged the Libyan parties to put an end to violence and not resort to provocative speech.”
CHAHID EL HAFEDH- Sahrawi Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohamed Salem Ould Salek called on Morocco to respect its internationally recognized borders and deal with the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) and neighbouring countries in mutual respect.
RABAT (Morocco)- At least 17 people, most of them women, have been killed and 38 injured in a stampede during the distribution of food aid in the Essaouira, Morocco's west, on Sunday, Moroccan media reported, citing official sources.
MOSCOW- Human rights violations committed by the Moroccan occupying forces in Western Sahara were denounced in a conference organized Friday, in Moscow, jointly by the representation of the Polisario Front in the Russian capital and that of the United Nations Commission on Human Rights in Russia.
CAIRO- Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdelkader Messahel and his counterparts of Egypt Sameh Choukri and of Tunisia Khemaies Jihnaoui reiterated Wednesday, in Cairo, the consistent positions of their countries and the principles guiding their joint action to support the efforts aimed at resolving the Libyan crisis, reaffirming their commitment to dialogue and the political agreement as the only way to end the crisis in Libya.