February 2019

Establishment of friendship group with the Saharawi people in the Norwegian Parliament

Oslo (Norway), Feb 06 2019 (SPS) - The Establishment of a friendship group with the Saharawi people in the Norwegian Parliament was announced Tuesday (05 February) to advocate for the right to self-determination for the people of Western Sahara

TVRASD condemns maltreatment by the Moroccan police against his correspondent in OOTT

Chahid El Hafed (Saharwi Refuhee Camps), Feb 06, 2019 (SPS) -. The national channel TVRASD has condemned the mistreatment of his  correspondent in the Occupied Territories (OOTT), Hammoud al-Laili while he  tried to cover the development of a peaceful sit-in in the occupied part of Western Sahara.

OOTT: CONASADH asks UN for an independent and complete investigation into Saharawi citizen death circumstances in occupied Dakhla

Bir Lehlu (Liberated Territories of the Saharawi Republic), 05 Feb, 2019 (SPS) - The National Saharawi Commission for Human Rights (CONASADH) asked the United Nations for an independent and complete investigation into the circumstances of the death of Saharawi citizen Sidahmed in occupied Dakhla, accusing the Moroccan occupation government of the legal and criminal responsibility of this atrocious crime and of all the deliberate murders committed against the Sahrawi cit

Fatima El Mehdi assures VIII UNMS will be a platform to inform foreign participants on Saharawi State experience in various fields

Chahid El Hafed (Saharwi Refugee Camps), 05  Feb 2019 (SPS) - the Secretary General of the of Sahrawi Women Union (UNMS), Fatima El-Mehdi, affirmed this Sunday that the VIII Congress of the Union of Saharawi Women will take place in Auserd from February 23 to 25 under the theme "Together we march towards victory and liberation" will be a platform to raise awareness about the Sahrawi cause and to let the foreign delegations know the experience of the Sahrawi State in var

Settlement of conflict in Western Sahara: Optimistic about peace process

Algiers, February 4, 2019 (SPS) - Ambassador of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) to Algiers Abdelkader Taleb Omar affirmed Sunday that the Sahrawi side is very optimistic about the “positive atmosphere” marking the peace process conducted by the United Nations (UN) for the settlement of the conflict in Western Sahara.

Government presents its 2019 program of action before National Council

National Council, February 4, 2019 (SPS) - Prime Minister, Mohamed Alwali Akeik, on Monday presented the project of the Government’s program of action for 2019 before the National Council in an open session chaired by the Speaker of the National Council, Khatri Adduh, in the presence of members of the legislative and executive bodies.

Sahrawi Republic participates in presidential elections of El Salvador

San Salvador, February 4, 2019 (SPS) - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Sahrawi to El Salvador, Suliman Tayeb Hannan, on Sunday participated in the presidential elections held in El Salvador as an international observer, at the invitation of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal of El Salvador, according to a statement of the Sahrawi Embassy in Nicaragua.

Southern Community denounces assassination of Sahrawi citizen Aswaddah Omar Ballah

Shaheed Alhafed, February 3, 2019 (SPS) - The Sahrawi Southern Community has denounced the brutal assassination of Saharawi citizen Aswaddah Omar Ballah by a Moroccan settler in the occupied city of Dakhla.

In a statement on Saturday, the Community condemned this “shameful barbaric act,” which is “contrary to moral, humanitarian and human rights values.”

Young Sahrawi sets himself on fire at Guerguerat crossing

Guerguerat (Western Sahara), February 3, 2019 (SPS) - Young Sahrawi, Ahmed Salem Ould Ahmed Ould Lemgheimeth, on Saturday set himself on fire at the Moroccan Customs Service at Guerguerat crossing, in the Buffer Strip, Southern Western Sahara, to protest against the ill-treatment that he has suffered at the hands of Moroccan officers. Because of his serious injuries, he was transferred to the hospital where his condition remains very critical.

Ministry of Occupied Territories and Communities calls for sit-ins

Shaheed Alhafed, February 2, 2019 (SPS) - The Ministry of the Occupied Territories and Communities has called for sit-ins on February 6, in front of the European Parliament in Brussels and the Occupied city of El-Aaiun, and another sit-in on February 12, in Strasbourg.