http://www.spsrasd.info/en/homepage/%252F en African meeting on International March of Women devotes February 18th solidarity day with Saharawi women http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/african-meeting-international-march-women-devotes-february-18th-solidarity-day-saharawi-wome <p><strong>Johannesburg </strong>(South Africa) November 22, 2014 (SPS) &ndash; The African meeting on International march of Women held Johannesburg, South Africa, November 18-19, devoted February 18th, a day of solidarity with the Sahrawi women.<br /> &nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;The meeting issued a motion of solidarity with the Saharawi women in their legitimate right to self-determination, as well as planting a tree by Kenyan women on this day named &ldquo;liberty tree for Sahrawi women.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/african-meeting-international-march-women-devotes-february-18th-solidarity-day-saharawi-wome" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:46:33 +0000 hamdi salek 22857 at http://www.spsrasd.info Human rights in Western Sahara: CNDH’s president severely questioned at European parliament http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/human-rights-western-sahara-cndh%E2%80%99s-president-severely-questioned-european-parliament <p><strong>Brussels</strong> (Belgium), November 22, 2014 (SPS) - European deputies questioned Thursday the president of Morocco&rsquo;s National Human Rights Council (CNDH) on the situation of human rights in the Sahrawi territories, occupied by Morocco, said a European source in Brussels.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/human-rights-western-sahara-cndh%E2%80%99s-president-severely-questioned-european-parliament" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:59:48 +0000 hamdi salek 22853 at http://www.spsrasd.info Aminetou Haidar condemns repression and violence against Saharawi population in occupied territories http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/aminetou-haidar-condemns-repression-and-violence-against-saharawi-population-occupied-territ <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/aminetu%20en%20fuerteventura.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Puerto del Rosario </strong>(Fuerteventura), November 22, 2014 (SPS) - Saharawi activist and president of the Collective of Sahrawi Human Rights Defenders (CODESA), &nbsp;Aminetou Haidar, condemned Friday the arbitrary arrests, torture and use of violence by Morocco against the Sahrawi population in the occupied territories of Western Sahara.<br /> &nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/aminetou-haidar-condemns-repression-and-violence-against-saharawi-population-occupied-territ" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:50:33 +0000 hamdi salek 22852 at http://www.spsrasd.info Envoy of President Mohamed Abdelaziz received by Mauritanian President http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/envoy-president-mohamed-abdelaziz-received-mauritanian-president <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/20-11-2014-M000007.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Nouakchott</strong>, Nov 20, 2014 (SPS) - Envoy of the President of the Republic, Mr. Mhmaed Khaddad, on Thursday received at the Presidential Palace in Nouakchott by H.E. Mr. Mohamed Ould Abdelaziz, President of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, said Mauritania news agency.</p> <p> Envoy Mhamed Khaddad, also Coordinator with the UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO), delivered a message from the Saharawi President to his Mauritanian counterpart.</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/envoy-president-mohamed-abdelaziz-received-mauritanian-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:57:47 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 22840 at http://www.spsrasd.info University of Granada hosts awareness seminar on Western Sahara http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/university-granada-hosts-awareness-seminar-western-sahara <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/jornada.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Granada </strong>(Spain), Nov 20, 2014 (SPS) - Granada University&rsquo;s Faculty of Social Sciences hosts in the period from 18 to 20 November 2014 an awareness seminar on Western Sahara under the title &ldquo;woman and human rights&rdquo;.</p> <p> Organized by the Association of Friends of the Saharawi people in Granada, the seminar focuses on the struggle waged by Saharawi women and the violations of human rights, being committed by Morocco in occupied Western Sahara.</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/university-granada-hosts-awareness-seminar-western-sahara" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:23:11 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 22836 at http://www.spsrasd.info Government programme assessment: Parliament specialized committees make field visits http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/government-programme-assessment-parliament-specialized-committees-make-field-visits <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/Saharawi%20National%20Council_3.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Chahid Al Hafed</strong> (refugee camps), Nov 20, 2014 (SPS) - Specialized committees of the National Council (parliament) on last week started their field visits to all provinces and institution of the state, as part of the assessment of the Government Annual Programme, approved by MPs earlier this year.</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/government-programme-assessment-parliament-specialized-committees-make-field-visits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:55:54 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 22834 at http://www.spsrasd.info President of Republic receives US delegation to 9th Interfaith Dialogue http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/president-republic-receives-us-delegation-9th-interfaith-dialogue <p><strong>Chahid Al Hafed</strong> (refugee camps), Nov 20, 2014 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary General of the Polisario Front Mr. Mohamed Abdelaziz on Wednesday evening received at the Presidency of the Republic the U.S. delegation that took part at the 9th Interfaith Dialogue for Peace.</p> <p> The meeting focused on the topics discussed in the Dialogue and its role to reflect the spirit of tolerance and love binding humankind and to promote the values of sympathy and solidarity with oppressed people.</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/president-republic-receives-us-delegation-9th-interfaith-dialogue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:58:32 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 22828 at http://www.spsrasd.info Trial of Saharawi political prisoners postponed to 10 December http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/trial-saharawi-political-prisoners-postponed-10-december <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/Abdelkrim%20Buchalgua%20et%20Mahmoud%20Elhaissane.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>El Aaiun</strong> (occupied territories), Nov 19, 2014 (SPS) - The so-called Moroccan Court of Appeal in the occupied city of El Aaiun, capital of Western Sahara, on Wednesday delayed to 10 December 2014 the trial of two Saharawi political prisoners, said a statement of CODESA.</p> <p> The two prisoners are; Mahmud Al-Heisan, blogger and journalist, and Abdelkarim Bouchalga, political prisoner.</p> <p> The same court delayed the trial of the group for the second time in less than 15 days.</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/trial-saharawi-political-prisoners-postponed-10-december" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Wed, 19 Nov 2014 20:13:33 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 22824 at http://www.spsrasd.info Uruguay renews support to self-determination of Saharawi people http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/uruguay-renews-support-self-determination-saharawi-people <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/Urugauy_drap_0.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Montevideo</strong>, Nov 19, 2014 (SPS) - Foreign Affairs Minister of Uruguay, Dr. Luis Almagro, reiterated his country&rsquo;s support to the right of the Saharawi people to self-determination, during the presentation of a book entitled &ldquo;Voice of the Wind,&rdquo; said Wednesday Algerian Press Service (APS).</p> <p> Mr. Almagro stated that Uruguay called, within the Human Rights Council, to incorporate the protection and monitoring of human rights in occupied Western Sahara into the prerogatives of MINURSO.</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/uruguay-renews-support-self-determination-saharawi-people" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:35:03 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 22822 at http://www.spsrasd.info Spain can help a lot in finding peaceful solution to Western Sahara conflict, says Aminatou Haidar http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/spain-can-help-lot-finding-peaceful-solution-western-sahara-conflict-says-aminatou-haidar <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/aminetu_3a.JPG" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-icone imagecache-default imagecache-icone_default" width="90" height="90" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Lanzarote </strong>(Canary Islands, Spain), Nov 19, 2014 (SPS) - Saharawi Activist and President of the Collective of Saharawi Human Rights Defenders (CODESA), Aminatou Haidar, on Tuesday told reporters that by assuming a non-permanent seat in the UN Security Council, Spain &ldquo;could help a lot in the search for a peaceful solution to the conflict of Western Sahara.&rdquo;</p> <p> The activist indicated that the situation of human rights in the occupied territories of Western Sahara &ldquo;is increasingly deteriorating.&rdquo;</p> <p><a href="http://www.spsrasd.info/en/content/spain-can-help-lot-finding-peaceful-solution-western-sahara-conflict-says-aminatou-haidar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Western Sahara Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:12:21 +0000 dadah mohamed mulud 22821 at http://www.spsrasd.info