http://www.spsrasd.info/en/homepage/%252F en Cuban students express solidarity with Sahrawi people struggle http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/cuban-students-express-solidarity-sahrawi-people-struggle <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/cuba_2.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Havana </strong>(Cuba), January 27, 2015 (SPS) - Cuban Students Union voiced &ldquo;unconditioned&rdquo; solidarity with the just struggle of Sahrawi people, expressing commitment to continue sensitizing about the Saharawi cause.</p> <p> In a meeting with the responsible of Saharawi students currently in Cuba, External Relations Secretary of the Cuban Students Union expressed commitment to continue awareness action in the country about the Saharawi cause.</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/cuban-students-express-solidarity-sahrawi-people-struggle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:13:52 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 23770 at http://www.spsrasd.info Western Sahara, core issue on AU agenda (Zimbabwe Foreign Minister) http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/western-sahara-core-issue-au-agenda-zimbabwe-foreign-minister <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/Simbarashe%20Mumbengegwi.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Addis Ababa</strong>, Jan 27, 2015 (SPS) - Zimbabwe Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Simbarashe Mumbengegwi, on Monday underlined that Western Sahara remains &ldquo;core issue&rdquo; on agenda of the African Union (AU) and a &ldquo;big responsibility&rdquo; on its shoulders.</p> <p> Speaking at the 26th ordinary session of the AU Executive Council, underway in Addis Ababa, Minister Mumbengegwi said: &ldquo;the right to self-determination is a principle the African peoples and AU have fought for.&rdquo;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/western-sahara-core-issue-au-agenda-zimbabwe-foreign-minister" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:51:22 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 23769 at http://www.spsrasd.info Western Sahara: US has not changed its position, continues to support UN efforts http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/western-sahara-us-has-not-changed-its-position-continues-support-un-efforts <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/us_flag.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Algiers</strong>, Jan 27, 2015 (SPS) - US State Department official affirmed on Sunday, that the United States has not changed its position with regard to the conflict in Western Sahara, and still supports the UN efforts to reach a peaceful, lasting and mutually acceptable solution.</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/western-sahara-us-has-not-changed-its-position-continues-support-un-efforts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:26:45 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 23768 at http://www.spsrasd.info President of Republic urges UN Security Council to stop seabed oil drilling on coast of occupied Western Sahara http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/president-republic-urges-un-security-council-stop-seabed-oil-drilling-coast-occupied-western <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/bdlz_bnk_3.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Birlehlu&nbsp;</strong> (Liberated Territories), January 26, 2015 (SPS) &ndash; President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario Front, Mohamed Abdelaziz, urged &nbsp;the UN Security Council to stop seabed oil drilling on the coast of occupied Western Sahara, considering the drilling operation underway in Western Sahara as &ldquo;a serious provocation and a real threat to peace and stability in Western Sahara and the Maghreb region,&rdquo; in a letter to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> Below is the full text of the letter:</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/president-republic-urges-un-security-council-stop-seabed-oil-drilling-coast-occupied-western" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:25:25 +0000 hamdi salek 23755 at http://www.spsrasd.info Saharawi government protests coast oil drilling to United Nations http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/saharawi-government-protests-coast-oil-drilling-united-nations <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/PF%20Logo.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Birlehlu </strong>&nbsp;(Liberated Territories), January 26, 2015 (SPS) &ndash; President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario Front, Mohamed Abdelaziz, sent a letter to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, protesting Kosmos Energy drilling activities and urging the UN Security Council to stop seabed oil drilling on the coast of occupied Western Sahara. President Abdeaziz considered the drilling operation underway in Western Sahara as &ldquo;a serious provocation and a real threat to peace and stability in Western Sahara and the Maghreb region.&rdquo;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/saharawi-government-protests-coast-oil-drilling-united-nations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:01:52 +0000 hamdi salek 23754 at http://www.spsrasd.info Minister of Foreign Affairs: Moroccan plans to involve other actors must be condemned and boycotted (Full letter) http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/minister-foreign-affairs-moroccan-plans-involve-other-actors-must-be-condemned-and-boycotted <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/logo_CADHP_1_1.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Birlehlu</strong> (Liberated Territories), January 26, 2015 (SPS) &ndash; Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohamed Salem Ould Salek confirmed Saturday &ldquo;the plans of the Moroccan occupying State that aim to involve actors from around the world, including African entities, in our country must be strongly condemned and boycotted because they violate the Charter and the resolutions of the African Union and the United Nations, in a letter to Her Excellency Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union Commission.</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/minister-foreign-affairs-moroccan-plans-involve-other-actors-must-be-condemned-and-boycotted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:39:20 +0000 hamdi salek 23752 at http://www.spsrasd.info Sahrawi government urges AU to intervene to prevent Crans Montana from holding their forum in occupied parts of Western Sahara http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/sahrawi-government-urges-au-intervene-prevent-crans-montana-holding-their-forum-occupied-par <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/SADR-MFA_1.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Birlehlu</strong> (Liberated Territories), January 26, 2015 (SPS) &ndash; Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohamed Salem Ould Salek urged Saturday the African Union to take all necessary steps and actions at the AU level and to make representations to the Chairman of the Crans Montana Forum and the associated partners and sponsors in order to refrain from holding their forum in the occupied parts of an AU Member State, the Sahrawi Republic.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/sahrawi-government-urges-au-intervene-prevent-crans-montana-holding-their-forum-occupied-par" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:16:12 +0000 hamdi salek 23750 at http://www.spsrasd.info Sahrawi human rights defender calls on UN to act on decolonization of Western Sahara (media) http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/sahrawi-human-rights-defender-calls-un-act-decolonization-western-sahara-media <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/brahimdahane.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;<br /> <strong>Shaheed Elhafedh</strong>, January 25, 2015 (SPS) The Saharawi human rights activist, President of the Sahrawi Association of Victims of Grave human rights violations (ASVDH), Brahim Dahane,called the most influential members of the UN to act as the guarantor of peace and mediation, in an interview with Swiss newspaper, mail, published in its Saturday edition.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/sahrawi-human-rights-defender-calls-un-act-decolonization-western-sahara-media" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Sun, 25 Jan 2015 14:39:36 +0000 hamdi salek 23741 at http://www.spsrasd.info Sahrawi political prisoner suffers serious health situation http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/sahrawi-political-prisoner-suffers-serious-health-situation <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-photo-depeche"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/sites/default/files/imagecache/icone/Elmerkhi%20Aabed%20Elkhaleg.JPG" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Ait Melloul (Morocco)</strong> January 25, 2015 (SPS) &ndash; the Saharawi political prisoner Abdul Khaliq Almuati, suffers a serious health situation, due to complications of the open hunger strike he started ten days ago in the Moroccan jail Ait Melloul.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/sahrawi-political-prisoner-suffers-serious-health-situation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Sun, 25 Jan 2015 13:27:35 +0000 mohd salem yumani 23739 at http://www.spsrasd.info EU aid to Saharawi refugees: Report exhumed from archives for misleading http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/eu-aid-saharawi-refugees-report-exhumed-archives-misleading <p><strong>Brussels </strong>(Belgium), January 25, 2015 (SPS) - European Anti-Fraud Office (EAFO)&#39;s report about EU humanitarian aid to Sahrawi refugees, dating from 2007, was &quot;exhumed&quot; from their archives with the aim of &quot;misleading and distracting&quot; Europe, Mohamed Sidati, the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR)&#39;s deputy minister for Europe, said Saturday in a statement.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/eu-aid-saharawi-refugees-report-exhumed-archives-misleading" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Sun, 25 Jan 2015 10:36:30 +0000 hamdi salek 23736 at http://www.spsrasd.info