July 2019

Cyril Ramaphosa: South Africa supports the struggle of Western Sahara for freedom and self-determination

Cape Town (South Africa), July  18, 2019 (SPS)- The President of South Africa, Mr. Cyril Ramaphosa, reiterated the support of his country to the legitimate struggle of Saharawi people for freedom and self-determination, in his address yesterday  before the South African Parliament to present the Presidency budget vote for 2019-2020.

Morocco wants to silence Saharawi media activists and France is shamelessly supporting the occupation (Saharawi Diplomat to Australian 3CR Radio)

Melbourne (Australia), July  18, 2019  (SPS) – the  POLISARIO Frente’s Representative to Australia and New Zealand, Mr. kamal Fadel, accused Morocco of committing serious human rights abuses against Saharawi activists, including bloggers and journalists like Mrs. Nezha Khalidi, and deplores the fact that France is still supporting Moroccan occupation of Western Sahara against all odds.

Foreign Affairs Minister and President Personal Envoy is received by the Rwandan President

Kigali, July 17, 2019 (SPS) -The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mohamed Salem Ould Salek, was received by the Rwandan President, Paul Kagame, who handed him a letter from the President of the Republic, Brahim Gali.

Moroccan Army involvement in smuggling drugs and humans represents direct threat to regional and international peace and security (Full text letter)

New York (United Nations), July 16, 2019 (SPS) - The Polisario Front has asserted that the involvement of the Moroccan army in drug and human trafficking poses a direct threat to regional and international peace and security, in a letter addressed by Representative of the Frente POLISARIO to the United Nations, Dr. Sidi-Mohamed Omar, to H.E. Mr. Gustavo Meza-Cuadra, Permanent Representative of Peru to the United Nations, President of the Security Council.

POLISARIO calls UNSC to compel Morocco to uphold its regional and international responsibilities that are threatening security and stability in the whole region

New York, July 16, 2019 – the Representative of the Frente POLISARIO at the United Nations, Dr Sidi M. Omar has called Security Council to compel Morocco to uphold its regional and international responsibilities and to desist from its destabilising actions that are threatening security and stability of its neighbours and the whole region in a letter sent to the President of the Security Council, Permanent Representative of Peru to the United Nations, H.E.

Blood phosphate Secretly shipped from Western Sahara to New Zealand raises interest in New Zealand activists’ circles

Willington (New Zealand), July 16, 2019 (SP (SPS)– New Zealand Newspaper, “Otago Daily Times”, published a long article on Tuesday early morning (New Zealand time= GMT+12), about Saharawi, New Zealander and international activists tracking a strange ship that seems to be secretly heading to New Zealand with an uknown quantity of stolen Saharawi Phosphate, illegally mined and marketed by Morocco, the occupying power in Western Sahara.

No time to ignore 'blood phosphates'

By Bruce Munro

Saharawi refugees living in El-Aiun camp near Tindouf, in Algeria, protest against New Zealand's...

Saharawi refugees living in El-Aiun camp near Tindouf, in Algeria, protest against New Zealand's continued use of Western Sahara phosphate. PHOTO: SUPPLIED

Polisario Front calls on Spain to defend Sahrawis’ right to self-determination

Seville (Spain), July 14, 2019 (SPS)– The Polisario Front representative in Spain Kheira Bulahi Bad called on Madrid to defend the Sahrawi people right to self-determination, stressing that the Moroccan occupation continues blocking the Spanish observers and human rights defenders from entering the Sahrawi territories.

Seizure of 1525 kg of cannabis, machine guns (Ministry of Defense)

Shaheed Al-Hafeed, 13 July 2019 (SPS) - Units of the Sahrawi People's Liberation Army (SPLA) seized on Friday 1525 kg of cannabis, a PKT machine gun with 1100 rounds of ammunition, two Kalashnikovs with 200 rounds, and arrested four smugglers on a 4WD Toyota, in the region of Rous Timlouza, indicated the Ministry of Defense in a statement.

France: AARASD denounces expulsion of activist Claude Mangin Asfari of Morocco

Paris, July 10, 2019 (SPS) - The Association of Friends of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic of France (AARASD) on Monday denounced the expulsion of Morocco activist Claude Mangin who tried Monday to visit her husband Naâma Asfari, a Saharawi political prisoner in Kenitra prison (Morocco).

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